This Speakeasy Podcast sets the historical and political stage for Lincoln’s most comprehensive speech, which he delivered in October of 1854 at Peoria, Illinois.
Several books are mentioned in this podcast. Here are links to them:
- The online version of the seven-volume Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln, edited by Roy P. Basler.
- The one-volume, paperback Abraham Lincoln: His Speeches and Writings, also edited by Roy P. Basler.
- Honor’s Voice: The Transformation of Abraham Lincoln by Douglas L. Wilson.
- Vindicating Lincoln by your host, Thomas L. Krannawitter.