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The Resource Abraham Lincoln in the post-heroic era : history and memory in late twentieth-century America, Barry Schwartz

Abraham Lincoln in the post-heroic era : history and memory in late twentieth-century America, Barry Schwartz

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Abraham Lincoln in the post-heroic era : history and memory in late twentieth-century America
Title
Abraham Lincoln in the post-heroic era
Title remainder
history and memory in late twentieth-century America
Statement of responsibility
Barry Schwartz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A critical study that documents the decline of Abraham Lincoln's public standing asks throughout whether there is any path back from this post-heroic era and offers a stirring reminder that Lincoln still has much to say to Americans
Biography type
individual biography
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286480
Cataloging source
DLC
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1938-
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Schwartz, Barry
Dewey number
  • 973.7092
  • B
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Presidents
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • United States
  • Multiculturalism
Target audience
adult
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history and memory in late twentieth-century America
Label
Abraham Lincoln in the post-heroic era : history and memory in late twentieth-century America, Barry Schwartz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Ascension : Abraham Lincoln in the Depression -- Apex : Abraham Lincoln in World War II -- Transition : Cold War, racial conflict, and contested images of Lincoln -- Transfiguration : civil rights movement, vanishing savior of the Union -- Erosion : fading prestige, benign ridicule -- Post-heroic era : acids of equality and the waning of greatness -- Inertia : the enduring Lincoln
Control code
ocn222153058
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780226741888
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008026876
System control number
(OCoLC)222153058
Label
Abraham Lincoln in the post-heroic era : history and memory in late twentieth-century America, Barry Schwartz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Ascension : Abraham Lincoln in the Depression -- Apex : Abraham Lincoln in World War II -- Transition : Cold War, racial conflict, and contested images of Lincoln -- Transfiguration : civil rights movement, vanishing savior of the Union -- Erosion : fading prestige, benign ridicule -- Post-heroic era : acids of equality and the waning of greatness -- Inertia : the enduring Lincoln
Control code
ocn222153058
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780226741888
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008026876
System control number
(OCoLC)222153058

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