Lincoln's Defense of Politics: The Public Man and His Opponents in the Crisis Over Slavery
University of Missouri Press
Lincoln Returns to his Moral CenterLike most presidents, Abraham Lincoln faced the realities of public office and the fact that there is a difference between campaign speeches and policy. Lincoln gained national attention with his stand against slavery and ....
Benson, John S.
"Lincoln's Defense of Politics: The Public Man and His Opponents in the Crisis Over Slavery,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 8
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol8/iss3/15