Table of contents for The Emancipation Proclamation : three views / Harold Holzer, Edna Greene Medford, Frank J. Williams ; with a foreword by John Hope Franklin.

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Foreword, John Hope Franklin 00
Acknowledgments 00
Introduction 00
Edna Greene Medford
Imagined Promises, Bitter Realities: African Americans and the Meaning of the Emancipation
Proclamation 1
Frank J. Williams
"Doing Less" and "Doing More": The President and the Proclamation Legally, Militarily,
Politically 00
Harold Holzer
Picturing Freedom: The Emancipation Proclamation in Art, Iconography, and Memory 00
Appendix: The First and Second Confiscation Acts 00
Notes 00
Index 00

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln). Emancipation Proclamation.
Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States.