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The Resource Lincoln legends : myths, hoaxes, and confabulations associated with our greatest president, Edward Steers Jr. ; with an introduction by Harold Holzer

Lincoln legends : myths, hoaxes, and confabulations associated with our greatest president, Edward Steers Jr. ; with an introduction by Harold Holzer

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Lincoln legends : myths, hoaxes, and confabulations associated with our greatest president
Title
Lincoln legends
Title remainder
myths, hoaxes, and confabulations associated with our greatest president
Statement of responsibility
Edward Steers Jr. ; with an introduction by Harold Holzer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines a variety of hoaxes, myths, and legends surrounding Abraham Lincoln, including Lincoln's birthplace cabin, his paternity, and his romance with Ann Rutledge
Biography type
contains biographical information
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350172
Cataloging source
DLC
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Steers, Edward
Dewey number
973.7092
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.2
LC item number
.S795 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Presidents
  • Legends
  • Folklore
Target audience
adult
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myths, hoaxes, and confabulations associated with our greatest president
Label
Lincoln legends : myths, hoaxes, and confabulations associated with our greatest president, Edward Steers Jr. ; with an introduction by Harold Holzer
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-254) and index
Contents
The birthplace cabin -- Lincoln's father -- Abe and Ann -- Ann Rutledge's resting place -- Was Lincoln baptized? -- The mole in the White House -- You can fool all of the people some of the time -- The world will little note -- The "lost" draft of the Gettysburg Address -- The gay Lincoln myth -- Noble American or deceptive doctor? -- The missing pages from Booth's diary -- Peanut John -- The man who never was
Control code
ocn137222759
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 264 p.
Isbn
9780813124667
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007019871
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)137222759
Label
Lincoln legends : myths, hoaxes, and confabulations associated with our greatest president, Edward Steers Jr. ; with an introduction by Harold Holzer
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-254) and index
Contents
The birthplace cabin -- Lincoln's father -- Abe and Ann -- Ann Rutledge's resting place -- Was Lincoln baptized? -- The mole in the White House -- You can fool all of the people some of the time -- The world will little note -- The "lost" draft of the Gettysburg Address -- The gay Lincoln myth -- Noble American or deceptive doctor? -- The missing pages from Booth's diary -- Peanut John -- The man who never was
Control code
ocn137222759
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 264 p.
Isbn
9780813124667
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007019871
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)137222759

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