In Search of Our Better Angels

By David Shribman - December 31, 2012

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DRYFORK, W.Va. -- In the course of one evening, American history changed, putting a mighty nation on the road to redeeming the signature declaration of its revolutionary founding document. We pause now to mark the 150th anniversary of the most important New Year's Eve in American history. For it was at that moment that Abraham Lincoln determined to go forward with the proclamation that would...

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