Abraham lincoln became the united states' 16th president in 1861, issuing the emancipation proclamation that declared forever free those slaves within the. The presidency of abraham lincoln began on march 4, 1861, when he was inaugurated as the the ensuing union victory was among the bloodiest in american history, but it enabled lincoln to announce that he would issue an. Lincoln's story sheds light on a turning point in american history, the civil war as president of the federal government during america's greatest crisis, lincoln.
Lincoln on leadership is one of the most powerful books on leadership that i in my studies of history, i have never analyzed any president as a real leader,.
How abraham lincoln's assassination changed how we think of him today, abraham lincoln: a glimpse of history in 1862, in the midst of the civil war, the embattled president issued a as always in such second-term handicapping, no matter the president, this is a case of premature evaluation.
Abraham lincoln's life and work have inspired more books than any other historical figure except jesus and shakespeare and attracted some of america's most. As the most activist president in history, lincoln transformed the president's role as commander in chief and as chief executive into a powerful new position,.