The Civil War, the Emancipation Proclamation, and Black Soldiers
History Professor Chandra Manning looks at the Emancipation Proclamation and the escalation of the Civil War. Professor Manning… read more
History Professor Chandra Manning looks at the Emancipation Proclamation and the escalation of the Civil War. Professor Manning examines how the inclusion of black soldiers helped deliver the Union victory.
This hour and fifteen minute class took place at Georgetown University in Washington, DC. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Chandra M. Manning Associate Professor Georgetown University->History Department
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