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The Resource Lincoln at Gettysburg : the words that remade America, Garry Wills

Lincoln at Gettysburg : the words that remade America, Garry Wills

Label
Lincoln at Gettysburg : the words that remade America
Title
Lincoln at Gettysburg
Title remainder
the words that remade America
Statement of responsibility
Garry Wills
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examination of the Gettysburg Address and Lincoln in their historical moment and cultural frame breathing new life into the words and revealing much about the President
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, 1993.
  • ALA Notable Book, 1993.
Awards note
  • Pulitzer Prize, General Nonfiction, 1993.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Criticism, 1992
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154819
Cataloging source
DLC
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1934-
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Wills, Garry
Dewey number
973.7/092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
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True
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  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Oratory
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the words that remade America
Label
Lincoln at Gettysburg : the words that remade America, Garry Wills
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-304)-and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Oratory of the Greek revival -- 2. Gettysburg and the culture of death -- 3. The transcendental declaration -- 4. Revolution in thought -- 5. Revolution in style -- App. I. What Lincoln said: the text -- App. II. Where he said it: the site -- App. III. Four funeral orations. A. By Everett. B. By Pericles. C. By Gorgias. D. The Gettysburg address. 1. Spoken text . 2. Final text
Control code
ocm25281810
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9780671769567
Lccn
92003546
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)25281810
Label
Lincoln at Gettysburg : the words that remade America, Garry Wills
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-304)-and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Oratory of the Greek revival -- 2. Gettysburg and the culture of death -- 3. The transcendental declaration -- 4. Revolution in thought -- 5. Revolution in style -- App. I. What Lincoln said: the text -- App. II. Where he said it: the site -- App. III. Four funeral orations. A. By Everett. B. By Pericles. C. By Gorgias. D. The Gettysburg address. 1. Spoken text . 2. Final text
Control code
ocm25281810
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9780671769567
Lccn
92003546
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)25281810

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