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Teaching with Documents: The Twentieth Century: 19462001 contains seven lesson plans that cover key themes in the second half of the twentieth century, from the foundations of the Cold War and the civil rights and women’s rights movements through the Vietnam War and the 9/11 attacks in 2001.

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Based on advice from classroom teachers, we have revised the Gilder Lehrman Institute’s signature booklet of historic documents from the Gilder Lehrman Collection. Among the new items in this 4th edition are nine documents from the twentieth century. Each document is accompanied by an image, a transcript, and a brief introduction to place it in historical context.

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paperback; 76pp
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Abraham Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation

Abraham Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation traces the evolution of Abraham Lincoln’s fight to end slavery from his speech against the Kansas-Nebraska Act in 1854 through the passage of the Thirteenth Amendment in 1865. Featured documents include the Emancipation Proclamation—the July 1862 draft, the September 1862 preliminary version, and the January 1863 final version—letters by Lincoln supporting emancipation, and letters by soldiers and civilians about the effect of the Emancipation Proclamation.

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This book explores subjects important to the life and times of Abraham Lincoln. It includes a selection of important documents, each with a transcript and brief commentary by an eminent scholar to place it in historical context.

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paperback; 88pp
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This full-color booklet brings together a unique collection of American historical documents from the Declaration of Independence to the words and images of immigrants and some of America’s most dramatic struggles for equal rights—the abolition of slavery, the Civil War, and the women’s suffrage and civil rights movements.

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paperback; 32pp
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This full-color book brings together a unique collection of American historical documents from the Declaration of Independence to the words and images of immigrants and some of America’s most dramatic struggles for equal rights—the abolition of slavery, the Civil War, and the women’s suffrage and civil rights movements.

Regular Price: $11.99 Sale Price: $6.99

hardcover; 32pp
$6.99

This book explores subjects important to the life and times of Abraham Lincoln. It includes a selection of important documents, each with a transcript and brief commentary by an eminent scholar to place it in historical context.

Regular Price: $11.99 Sale Price: $6.99

hardcover; 88pp
$6.99