In the wake of the border state leaders rejection of his second appeal Lincoln

In the wake of the border state leaders rejection of

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of slavery and the Union war effort, he prodded the border states to abolish the institution by state action. In the wake of the border state leaders' rejection of his second appeal, Lincoln decided to issue the Emancipation Proclamation. Yet even after he released the preliminary proclamation in September 1862, he continued to cling to the hope that the border states would adopt his program of gradual compensated emancipation. 2.What were the advantages, disadvantage, and military strategy of the Union and Confederacy?
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  • Abraham Lincoln, Civil War, American Civil War, Confederate States of America, president Abraham Lincoln

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