Image Analysis: Abraham Lincoln Writing the Emancipation Proclamation

Abraham Lincoln Writing the Emancipation Proclamation - Image Analysis

David Gilmore Blythe painted President Lincoln hard at work on the draft of the Proclamation of Freedom. The Emancipation was a complex issue. It required a great number of issues to be taken into account as it was highly politically charged. Blythe fills his painting will symbolism to illustrate his thoughts on Lincoln’s work on … Read more

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This book goes beyond the births, deaths, and marriages of the 15th century. The glamour of the court and coronations is joined by plots, uprisings, and reprisals. Scientific, literary, religious, and trade developments and breakthroughs are explored. Political wrangling's, social justice, and the legal system's intrigues emerge in events from each day of the year. Large bloody battles, claims of hereditary rights and campaigning feature alongside quirky stories of everyday life. A unique event from each day of the year is to be found in this book.