Emancipation Proclamation

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The Emancipation Proclamation: A Brief History with Documents (Bedford Series in History & Culture) by Michael Vorenberg (Jan 5, 2010)

The Emancipation Proclamation: Three Views (Conflicting Worlds) by Harold Holzer, Edna Greene Medford and Frank J. Williams (May 2006)

Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America By Allen C. Guelzo

Marcus Wood, The Horrible Gift of Freedom: Atlantic Slavery and the Representation of Emancipation (Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2010).

“Emancipation.” New Georgia Encyclopedia. http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-1084&sug=y

National Archives Featured Exhibit: http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/featured_documents/emancipation_proclamation/

Library of Congress, Lincoln Papers: http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/alhtml/almintr.html

History of Emancipation: Gen. David Hunter and General Orders No. 7: http://georgiahistory.com/markers/586

Georgia Historical Society Three Centuries of Georgia History: http://georgiahistory.com/containers/154#Slavery