Britain's Response to the Emancipation Proclamation
Amanda Foreman talked about the international response to the Civil War, particularly by Great Britain. She is the author of A World… read more
Amanda Foreman talked about the international response to the Civil War, particularly by Great Britain. She is the author of A World on Fire: An Epic History of Two Nations Divided. Ms. Foreman responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation in England: A Propaganda Tool for the Enemy?” was a program of the 14th Annual Abraham Lincoln Institute Symposium, “The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship,” sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Institute and the Foundation for the National Archives at the National Archives at College Park. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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