The fate of liberty Abraham Lincoln and civil liberties

Title The fate of liberty Abraham Lincoln and civil liberties
Names Neely, Mark E.
Book Number DB035528
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Winner of the 1992 Pulitzer Prize in history. Civil War specialist focuses on one of President Lincoln's most controversial acts--the suspension of the writ of habeas corpus. This account is based mainly on the arrest and detention records of civilians and military prisoners. The author concludes that "war and its effect on civil liberties remain a frightening unknown." Pulitzer Prize.
Narrator Butz, Bob.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Award-Winning Adult Books - AWA
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Pulitzer Prize winner.
LC Subject Civil rights - United States - History - 19th century
Habeas corpus - United States - History - 19th century
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Law and legislation
Call Number 973.7092 ANF
Language English
Released 1991
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1991
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Oxford University Press, 1991. 0195064968
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