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The Resource Lincoln's sword : the presidency and the power of words, Douglas L. Wilson

Lincoln's sword : the presidency and the power of words, Douglas L. Wilson

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Lincoln's sword : the presidency and the power of words
Title
Lincoln's sword
Title remainder
the presidency and the power of words
Statement of responsibility
Douglas L. Wilson
Title variation
Lincolns sword
Title variation remainder
the presidency and the power of words
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the life and presidency of Abraham Lincoln from the perspective of the circumstances that prompted him to create a series of elegant and influential documents, including the Gettysburg Address, the Emancipation Proclamation, and his two inaugural addresses
Biography type
individual biography
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163695
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wilson, Douglas L
Dewey number
  • 973.7092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.2
LC item number
.W74 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Presidents
  • English language
Target audience
adult
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the presidency and the power of words
Label
Lincoln's sword : the presidency and the power of words, Douglas L. Wilson
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-334) and index
Contents
Springfield farewell -- A long foreground -- A custom as old as the government -- The message of July 4, 1861 -- Proclaiming emancipation -- Public opinion -- Rising with each new effort -- The Gettysburg Address -- A truth that needed to be told -- Epilogue: A notable elevation of thought -- Appendix: Lincoln's postdelivery revisions of the Gettysburg Address
Control code
ocm66527304
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
343 p.
Isbn
9781400040391
Lccn
2006045259
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)66527304
Label
Lincoln's sword : the presidency and the power of words, Douglas L. Wilson
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-334) and index
Contents
Springfield farewell -- A long foreground -- A custom as old as the government -- The message of July 4, 1861 -- Proclaiming emancipation -- Public opinion -- Rising with each new effort -- The Gettysburg Address -- A truth that needed to be told -- Epilogue: A notable elevation of thought -- Appendix: Lincoln's postdelivery revisions of the Gettysburg Address
Control code
ocm66527304
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
343 p.
Isbn
9781400040391
Lccn
2006045259
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)66527304

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