Goal: Using specific examples and line numbers from both the Emancipation Proclamation and the Gettysburg Address, explain Lincoln’s practical and idealistic views regarding ending the Civil War. Use APA format to provide details referencing specific line numbers to support each idea.
Example: Lines 94-96 of, The Gettysburg Address, dedicate the battlefield to the soldiers (Lincoln, 1863).
Example: Lines 94-96 state, “We have come to dedicate a portion of that field as a final resting place for those who here gave their lives that the nation might live“ (Lincoln, 1863).
The complete citations for the bibliography, which is listed on a separate page after your essay, should be written as follows:
Lincoln, A. (1863). The Gettysburg Address.
Lincoln, A. (1863). Emancipation Proclamation.