Abraham Lincoln

Evidence: Abe Lincoln was the most awesome person in the civil war because he tried to abolish slavery.

Warrant 1: One specific event was the emancipation proclamation. "All persons held as slaves within any state or designated part of the state, the people whereof shall be in rebellion against the united states, shall be, then and therefore be free forever.'

Warrant 2: Another specific thing about Abe Lincoln is that he was a very strong willed abolitionist, he had his own views and he didn't care who knew. He had the support of many but, he was also despised by many.

Warrant 3: And finally... The Missouri Compromise, it abolished slavery above the 36-30' parallel. Therefore freeing slaves and making it illegal to be a slave owner.

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