The Resource Lincoln in the World : The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power, Kevin Peraino, (eBook)

Lincoln in the World : The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power, Kevin Peraino, (eBook)

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Lincoln in the World : The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power
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Lincoln in the World
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The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power
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Kevin Peraino
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A captivating look at how Abraham Lincoln evolved into one of our seminal foreign-policy presidents--and helped point the way to America's rise to world power.This is the story of one of the most breathtaking feats in the annals of American foreign policy--performed by one of the most unlikely figures. Abraham Lincoln is not often remembered as a great foreign-policy president. He had never traveled overseas and spoke no foreign languages. And yet, during the Civil War, Lincoln and his team skillfully managed to stare down the Continent's great powers--deftly avoiding European intervention on the side of the Confederacy. In the process, the United States emerged as a world power in its own right. Engaging, insightful, and highly original, Lincoln in the World is a tale set at the intersection of personal character and national power. The narrative focuses tightly on five distinct, intensely human conflicts that helped define Lincoln's approach to..
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Lincoln in the World : The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power, Kevin Peraino, (eBook)
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Lincoln in the World : The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power, Kevin Peraino, (eBook)
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http://austinlibrary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=ACB45005-B3C2-4B50-80CD-BFE5AA155B6E
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unknown
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multicolored
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860902731
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online
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unknown
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not applicable
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remote
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ACB45005-B3C2-4B50-80CD-BFE5AA155B6E

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