Thomas DiLorenzo is professor of economics at Loyola College, Maryland, and a senior fellow at the Ludwig von Mises Institute. He is the author or co-author of ten books, on subjects such as antitrust, group-interest politics, and interventionism generally.

This first audio recording by Dr. DiLorenzo is entitled "Lincoln as Progenitor" and explains in detail why the War of Northern Aggression (or the United States "civil war") wasn't about slavery.