Constructing the Union’s New Cornerstone
This chapter explores Lincoln’s visible hand in connecting the president’s reconstruction policy to the conduct of war. Lincoln initially extended a conciliatory hand in an attempt to bring southerners back to the Union and sought to minimize antagonism between northerners and southerners.
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