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The new Republican philosophy of government

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In his greatest speech, America’s greatest president memorialized the men who had died in one of America’s most important battles. Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address belongs to a genre of political speeches that dates back at least to the time of Pericles in ancient Athens, as it tries to justify the deaths…



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George Dillard

Exploring the past to illuminate politics, the environment, and more. Social media & other projects: https://george-dillard.com. Email: whfacts at gmail.com