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Response to Review of Lincoln and the Politics of Slavery: The Other Thirteenth Amendment and the Struggle to Save the Union

Philip Magness has unique qualifications to review my book.  He knows a great deal about the would-be thirteenth amendment to the Constitution in early 1861, and he generously shared with me his own thoughts on the subject and some nuggets from his research.  His book, Colonization After Emancipation: Lincoln and the Movement for Black ResettlementContinue reading “Response to Review of Lincoln and the Politics of Slavery: The Other Thirteenth Amendment and the Struggle to Save the Union”