Book Review: The Fiery Trial : Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery by Eric Foner


Author:  Eric Foner  Title: The Fiery Trial : Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery Publication Info:  New York : W. W. Norton & Co., c2010. ISBN:   9780393066180 Summary/Review: Every year on or around Lincoln’s Birthday I read a book about Abraham Lincoln, and this year I read this study about Lincoln’s evolving views on slavery.  Some people consider him…