By Jack E. Levin

“Fourscore and 7 years in the past our fathers introduced forth in this continent a brand new kingdom,
conceived in liberty and devoted to the proposition that every one males are created equal.”

 
Long earlier than his conservative manifesto Liberty and Tyranny grew to become a no 1 big apple instances bestseller, Mark R. Levin’s love for his state was once instilled in him through his father, Jack E. Levin. At relations dinners, Jack might proportion his bountiful wisdom of yank background and, particularly, the muse of Abraham Lincoln.
 
The son of immigrants, Jack Levin is an American patriot who replied with deep own emotion
to Lincoln’s demand liberty and equality. His admiration for the nice Civil battle president encouraged
him to individually layout and convey a gorgeous quantity, more advantageous with interval illustrations and
striking battlefield pictures by means of Matthew Brady and different well known photographers of the period, that
brings to existence the words...

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The fighting was climaxed by the gallant but futile Pickett’s Charge, in which 15,000 Confederate soldiers were repulsed at the moment of breaching the Union lines. The defeated Confederate army withdrew and retreated south. This was the last major attempt to invade the North by a Confederate Army. Ceremonies were held at the site on November 19, 1863, to dedicate a portion of the battlefield as a national cemetery for the soldiers, both Northern and Southern, who had fallen there. After the bands had played and the dignitaries were introduced, Lincoln listened as Edward Everett, the greatest public speaker of his time, enthralled the crowds with a two-hour oration.

With malice toward none; with charity for all; with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in; to bind up the nation’s wounds, to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow and his orphan—to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and a lasting peace, among ourselves, and with all nations. —from LINCOLN’S SECOND INAUGURAL ADDRESS and that this government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.

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