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The Resource Writing the Gettysburg Address, Martin P. Johnson

Writing the Gettysburg Address, Martin P. Johnson

Label
Writing the Gettysburg Address
Title
Writing the Gettysburg Address
Statement of responsibility
Martin P. Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The first comprehensive history of the composition of one of the most famous and iconic speeches in American history, one that persuasively resolves previously unresolved issues relating the speech and enriches our understanding of how the speech reflected Lincoln's evolving ideas"--
Writing style
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2013.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10223362
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Martin P
Dewey number
973.7/349
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E475.55
LC item number
.J65 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • HISTORY / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Rhetoric
Label
Writing the Gettysburg Address, Martin P. Johnson
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers/1336/2796056/image/lgcover.9780700619337.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The mysteries of the manuscript -- "It will be an interesting ceremony" -- The Washington draft -- A celebrated railway journey -- Revisions in Gettysburg -- The Gettysburg draft -- The battlefield draft -- "What they did here" -- "My remarks at Gettysburg" -- Conclusion: Who wrote the Gettysburg Address?
Control code
988812
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 322 pages
Isbn
9780700619337
Lccn
2013020162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780700619337
Label
Writing the Gettysburg Address, Martin P. Johnson
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers/1336/2796056/image/lgcover.9780700619337.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The mysteries of the manuscript -- "It will be an interesting ceremony" -- The Washington draft -- A celebrated railway journey -- Revisions in Gettysburg -- The Gettysburg draft -- The battlefield draft -- "What they did here" -- "My remarks at Gettysburg" -- Conclusion: Who wrote the Gettysburg Address?
Control code
988812
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 322 pages
Isbn
9780700619337
Lccn
2013020162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780700619337

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