Great Emancipator, The

Great Emancipator, The

sobriquet of Abraham Lincoln. [Am. Hist.: Hart, 329]
See: Freedom
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While most Lincoln biographies tend to elevate Lincoln to a somewhat larger-than-life status--the Great Emancipator, the Savior of the Union, an American martyr--Father Lincoln: The Untold Story of Abraham Lincoln and His Boys reveals a very human side of Lincoln--a side to which most lawyers with children can easily relate: trying to balance a busy career with the pleasures and responsibilities of parenthood.
The popular portrayals of Lincoln as the Great Emancipator, the Great Commoner and the Savior of the Union are not lies, says Mr.
the Savior of the Union, the Great Emancipator, the Man of the People, the First American, and the Self-Made Man.

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