Title Profile & Character Information

The Fiery Trial

Annotation
Winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize in History, the Bancroft Prize, and the Lincoln Prize: from a master historian, the story of Lincoln's--and the nation's--transformation through the crucible of slavery and emancipation.

Awards
2011  Lincoln Prize
2011  New York Times Notable Books of the Year
2011  Pulitzer Prize
2011  Bancroft Prize

GenreNonFiction
History
Biography
TopicsLincoln, Abraham
U.S. presidents
Slavery
African Americans
American politics and government
Social conditions
Social history
American history
U.S. Civil War