Absolutely. Latest estimates even pin the number closer to 800,000 people who died in the senseless War Between the States. If you asked anyone today if they would be willing to eradicate slavery world wide(and mind you, there are more slaves in the world now than there were during the height of the Atlantic Slave Trade) if we could only kill 800,000 people, reasonable people would answer no, there are better ways to do it. But, the Lincoln worshippers love "strong executives", i.e. presidents who lie, steal and murder to advance their agenda, their power and their party.
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