Freedom A Novel Of Abraham Lincoln And The Civil War by: William Safire
The epic Civil War novel depicts both the minor and major characters of the war, including a politically devious grimly humorous, and cruel when necessary President Lincoln
Freedom is a historical novel by American essayist William Safire, set in the early years of the American Civil War. It concludes with the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1, 1863. The novel shows how its main characters grapple with the dilemmas of political morality raised by secession and war.