The author of this exceptionally fine book describes Abraham. Eric Foner’s "The Fiery Trial" provides a comprehensive account of Lincoln’s pursuit of that "last best hope" by focusing on his growth.

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Foner is the author of “The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery,” which won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for History, and a professor at the university. The Columbia Center for New Media.

Nov 1, 2011. historian Eric Foner for a discussion of his book, The Fiery Trial. The conversation focuses on Lincoln's relationship to slavery over the course.

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Eric Foner, winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize in History for "The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery," speaking Friday at Duke Law’s Reconstruction Conference.

Mr. Foner, a historian at Columbia University and author of The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery, has plenty of experience talking to the public about the Civil War. He’s a frequent.

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As Eric Foner observed in his book The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery, Lincoln was “reminding the country that the ‘terrible’ violence of the Civil War had been preceded by two and.

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Jan 2, 2013. Lincoln “freed” the slaves, the argument goes, only where he had no. Prize- winning book “The Fiery Trial: Lincoln and American Slavery.

"Lincoln does not really see black people as an intrinsic part of American society," said Foner, who outlined Lincoln’s evolving views on slavery in his book "The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and.

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Feb 21, 2011. Foner traces the evolution of Lincoln's thoughts on slavery in The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery. He explains how.

Abraham Lincoln hated slavery from his earliest. crucial to the ultimate timing and the manner in which American slavery ended in the Civil War. But, as Eric Foner’s new book, "The Fiery Trial,".

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Yesterday, Eric Foner was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in History for his book “The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery.” Foner, DeWitt Clinton Professor of History at Columbia University,

He took up the slavery issue as the national crisis approached, but he had militantly resisted the Mexican-American. work on Lincoln. I would, however, put Foner’s essentially political history and.

His most recent book, “The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery,” was awarded the Bancroft Prize and the Pulitzer Prize for History in 2011. WHERE THEY STAND The American Presidents in.

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Among the most vehement critics was Frederick Douglass. As historian Eric Foner writes in The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery, “Douglass pointed out that blacks had not caused the.