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On the 45th anniversary incriminating new evidence revealed
Would the disastrous Reconstruction era have taken a different course?
The prairie lawyer president and outspoken abolitionist formed an unusual friendship
The president takes charge and directs a successful amphibious landing at Hampton Roads
Even though he had no military training, Lincoln quickly rose to become one of America’s most talented commanders
Our most talented writer-president always wrote his own material and sweated hours over it
As we approach the bicentennial of his birth, leading historians look at the man and his achievements