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Abraham Lincoln and Military Justice

Thomas P. Lowry

Abraham Lincoln and Military Justice

by Thomas P. Lowry

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Published by Da Capo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Biography: general,
  • World history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • Military Courts,
  • U.S. History - Constitutional Period To Civil War (1789-1860),
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Military - General,
  • Military History,
  • Military,
  • United States - Civil War

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10325584M
    ISBN 100306812185
    ISBN 109780306812187
    OCLC/WorldCa61443786

    If Abraham Lincoln was known as the Great Emancipator, he was also the only president to suspend the writ of habeas corpus. Indeed, Lincoln's record on the Constitution and individual rights has fueled a century of debate, from charges that Democrats were singled out for harrassment to Gore Vidal's depiction of Lincoln as an "absolute dictator.". Abraham Lincoln, at Antietam in with security guard Allan Pinkerton (left) and Maj. Gen. John McClernand, has far less military experience than Jefferson Davis, having served only as a Author: James M. Mcpherson.

      Tried by War: Abraham Lincoln as Commander in Chief - Ebook written by James M. McPherson. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Tried by War: Abraham Lincoln as Commander in Chief/5(12). If Abraham Lincoln was known as the Great Emancipator, he was also the only president to suspend the writ of habeas corpus. Indeed, Lincoln's record on the Constitution and individual rights has fueled a century of debate, from charges that Democrats were singled out for harrassment to Gore Vidal's depiction of Lincoln as an "absolute dictator."2/5(1).

      Elizabeth Leonard talked about her book [Lincoln's Avengers: Justice, Revenge, and Reunion after the Civil War], published by W. W. Norton and Company. In the book . Elizabeth D. Leonard delivered the final presentation of the symposium, "Ally on the Team of Rivals: Lincoln and His Point Man for Military Justice," in which she will discuss Judge Advocate General Joseph Holt, the president's chief of the War Department's Bureau of Military Justice.


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Abraham Lincoln and Military Justice Hardcover – January 1, by Thomas P. Lowry (Author)/5(7). Recently discovered documents in Abraham Lincoln's own handwriting show that he personally intervened in many military justice cases, from trials involving spying, sabotage and desertion to ordinary criminal cases/5.

Thomas P. Lowry’s book on the subject, Don’t Shoot That Boy. Abraham Lincoln and Military Justice, offers no real surprises, yet it is a unique work. Lowry is known for his studies of the seedier sides of Civil War life (Tarnished Eagles and The Story the Soldiers. Recently discovered documents in Abraham Lincoln's own handwriting show that he personally intervened in many military justice cases, from trials involving spying, sabotage and desertion to ordinary criminal cases.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title/5(6). Get this from a library. Don't shoot that boy!: Abraham Lincoln and military justice. [Thomas P Lowry; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)] -- "Study is based on hundreds of court-martial documents in President Lincoln's own hand.

Thomas P. Lowry tells each story, each life-or-death decision and the factors that tipped the balance. Airing Details | am EST | C-SPAN 2 | pm EST | C-SPAN 2 | pm EST | C-SPAN 2 | am EST |. Abraham Lincoln and Military Justice book Lincoln (lĬng´kən), –65, 16th President of the United States (–65).

Early Life Born on Feb. 12,in a log cabin in backwoods Hardin co., Ky. (now Larue co.), he grew up on newly broken pioneer farms of the frontier. More books have been written about Abraham Lincoln than any other presidentor perhaps any human being in history--but none approach the human being and the cataclysmic period that shaped his life and forever changed America than those written by his closest confidants, John Hay (his secretary) and John Nicolay (assistant secretary)/5(9).

out of 5 stars Interesting look at Lincoln's involvement with the military justice process Reviewed in the United States on January 3, Mr Lowery, a few years ago did an unfortunate and intentional act, changing the date on one of the pardons Lincoln gave on Ap to Apthe day of Lincoln's Assassination/5.

Thomas Power Lowry is an American author and retired physician. A psychiatrist by training, he turned in the s to writing historical non-fiction about the American Civil War. His reputation was damaged in when he made – and subsequently recanted – a written confession that he had tampered with a document signed by President Abraham Lincoln held in the U.S.

National mater: Stanford University. Lincoln and Chief Justice Tawney is a book aboit two men in two time-periods brough together by Tawney's extraordinary ruling in the However, the one thing it is not is a "Ali-Frazier" or "France-Germany" or "Taste-Great v/5.

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Frank J. Williams (Aug ) is a former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Rhode Island, a notable Abraham Lincoln scholar and author, and a Justice on the Military Commission Review.

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Donald brilliantly depicts Lincoln’s gradual ascent from humble beginnings in rural Kentucky to the ever-expanding political circles in Illinois, and finally to the presidency of a country divided by civil war/5(K). Abraham Lincoln (/ ˈ l ɪ ŋ k ən /; Febru – Ap ) was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th president of the United States (–).

Lincoln led the nation through its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis in the American Civil preserved the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernized the Born: FebruSinking Spring Farm.

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S. Boritt (). “Lincoln on Democracy”, p, Fordham Univ Press Military necessity does not admit of cruelty - that is, the infliction of suffering for the sake of suffering or for revenge, nor of torture to extort confessions.

Now, Lincoln went deeper, turning the inaugural address into an extended reflection on the causes of the war, divine justice and “the mystery of suffering”. As Achorn writes, Lincoln “would Author: John S Gardner.