Abraham Lincoln: Great American Historians on Our Sixteenth President
In this beautifully designed volume, America's top Lincoln historians offer a diverse array of perspectives on the life and legacy of America's sixteenth president. Spanning Lincoln's life—from his early career as a Springfield lawyer, to his presidential reign during one of America's most troubled historical periods, to his assassination in 1865—these essays, developed from original C-SPAN interviews, provide a compelling, composite portrait of Lincoln, one that offers up new stories and fresh insights on a defining leader. Extras include a timeline of Lincoln's life, brief biographies of the 56 contributors, and Lincoln's most famous speeches.
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ABRAHAM LINCOLN: Great American Historians on Our Sixteenth President用戶評語 - Kirkus
Essays crafted from C-SPAN interviews of 55 writers on Lincoln.As the 200th anniversary of Lincoln's birth approaches, this collection serves as a useful introduction to the startling depth of the ... 閱讀評論全文
LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - Wmt477 - LibraryThing
This is a great "Lincoln" book, one of the best. I really enjoyed the format including several criticisms of Pres. Lincoln's policies, and leadership. My favorite Lincoln book remains "Lincoln At ... 閱讀評論全文