The Lincoln-Douglas Debates
Complete texts for all 7 debates between the incumbent Democratic senator from Illinois and the 1858 nominee of the infant Republican party. Paving the way for modern debates between political candidates, the events brought Lincoln (who lost the election) to national prominence and helped propel him to the presidency in 1860.
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LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - Benedict8 - LibraryThing
This is an audio book. It is very well read by the narrators, one of whom is Richard Dreyfus. This rendition is quite revealing historically. I believe Lincoln came out not quite the hero we thought ... 閱讀評論全文
LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - ebnelson - LibraryThing
A lot of time is spent hashing and re-hashing the issues of the day, and bickering over things that seem down-right trivial today. But the core of the debate is well worth the lulls. Both men make ... 閱讀評論全文