He didn't. He was killed at the very end of the Civil War.
Lincoln never got to live long enough to see if freeing slaves actually worked. He constantly worried about his decisions and was pressured not to free the slaves. It is said in history that Booth was hired to assassinate Lincoln and he did not do it on his own volition and then some feel Booth didn't kill Lincoln.
However, Lincoln's actions have been etched in the national memory of the United States. So in a way, he has prospered post-mortem from being known as a hero to many and a brave leader.
For leading the Union to victory!
abraham lincoln was a chief and the president in the civil war
yes Abraham Lincoln was the leader of the civil war.
Abraham Lincoln spearheaded the efforts of unity after the civil war.
Abraham Lincoln was the President of the Union in the Civil War.
Yes, he was assassinated April 15, 1865 after leading the North to victory in the Civil War.
Abraham Lincoln was never a general during the Civil War. Abraham Lincoln was the President of the United States during the Civil War.
Abraham Lincoln was a leader in the Civil War and he also defeated the South
Abraham Lincoln was able to lead the Civil war successfully by being able to; control the revolutionary forces unleashed by the Southern secession, maintain the democratic principles of the nation, and achieve a military victory.
5 days after the US Civil War ended, Abraham Lincoln was assassinated.
Abraham Lincoln served as POTUS during the Civil War.
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Abraham Lincoln's contribution to the Civil War was fulfilling the role as Commander-in-chief. Most of his presidency was centered on guiding the Union army to victory.
Abraham Lincoln was president during the Civil War
Abraham Lincoln ended the Civil War/Slavery, in April 9, 1865.
In truth, Abraham Lincoln did not stop the Civil War from breaking out; his election as the 16th American president is in fact one of the primary causes of the Civil War. At the same time, it can be said that he is mainly responsible for its successful conclusion, that is, for the Union victory in the four-year conflict.
Abraham Lincoln is a president; presidents do not fight.
Abraham Lincoln was the President of the USA during the Civil War.
Abraham Lincoln was not kind he was part of the civil war killing people .
U.S Civil War victory for the Union and the ending of slavery as a sanctioned institution in the U.S.
Abraham Lincoln was important to the Civil War because he was the president. He chose the top general.
Abraham Lincoln was President of the USA at the time of the civil war and as such he would have been Commander in Chief.
Abraham Lincoln was a member of the Republican Party.