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The Resource Lincoln president-elect : Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861, Harold Holzer

Lincoln president-elect : Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861, Harold Holzer

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Lincoln president-elect : Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861
Title
Lincoln president-elect
Title remainder
Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861
Statement of responsibility
Harold Holzer
Title variation
Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chronicle of the four months between Lincoln's election and inauguration evaluates the decisions he made regarding slavery, secession, and the possibility of a Civil War, in an account that also offers insight into the selections of his cabinet members
Biography type
contains biographical information
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275508
Cataloging source
DLC
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Holzer, Harold
Dewey number
973.7092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.4
LC item number
.H69 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861
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Lincoln president-elect : Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861, Harold Holzer
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 493-595) and index
Contents
The government is about to fall into our hands -- My troubles have just commenced -- We won't jump that ditch -- A masterly inactivity -- The tug has to come -- Very much like the critter -- If we surrender it is the end of us -- Will you hazard so desperate a step? -- With a task before me -- No occasion for any excitement -- I would rather be assassinated -- Plain as a turnpike road -- The ultimate justice of the people -- Epilogue : mystic chords of memory
Control code
ocn209693569
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 623 p.
Isbn
9780743289474
Lccn
2008021520
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)209693569
Label
Lincoln president-elect : Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861, Harold Holzer
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 493-595) and index
Contents
The government is about to fall into our hands -- My troubles have just commenced -- We won't jump that ditch -- A masterly inactivity -- The tug has to come -- Very much like the critter -- If we surrender it is the end of us -- Will you hazard so desperate a step? -- With a task before me -- No occasion for any excitement -- I would rather be assassinated -- Plain as a turnpike road -- The ultimate justice of the people -- Epilogue : mystic chords of memory
Control code
ocn209693569
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 623 p.
Isbn
9780743289474
Lccn
2008021520
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)209693569

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