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A. Lincoln : a biography

Author: Ronald C White
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Lincoln scholar Ronald C. White, Jr., describes Lincoln as a man of integrity whose moral compass holds the key to understanding his life.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2008028840
(OCoLC)229028071
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald C White
ISBN: 9781588367754 1588367754
OCLC Number: 430199364
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 796 pages) : illustrations, maps, photographs
Contents: A. Lincoln and the promise of America --
Undistinguished families, 1809-16 --
Persistent in learning, 1816-30 --
Rendering myself worthy of their esteem, 1831-34 --
The whole people of Sangamon, 1834-37 --
Without contemplating consequences, 1837-42 --
A matter of profound wonder, 1831-42 --
The truth is, I would like to go very much, 1843-46 --
My best impression of the truth, 1847-49 --
As a peacemaker the lawyer has a superior opportunity, 1849-52 --
Let no one be deceived, 1852-56 --
A house divided, 1856-58 --
The eternal struggle between these two principles, 1858 --
The taste is in my mouth, a little, 1858-60 --
Justice and fairness to all, May 1860-November 1860 --
An humble instrument in the hands of the Almighty, November 1860-February 1861 --
We must not be enemies, February 1861-April 1861 --
A people's contest, April 1861-July 1861 --
The bottom is out of the tub, July 1861-January 1862 --
We are coming, father Abraham, January 1862-July 1862 --
We must think anew, July 1862-December 1862 --
What will the country say? January 1863-May 1863 --
You say you will not fight to free Negroes, May 1863-September 1863 --
A new birth of freedom, September 1863-March 1864 --
The will of God prevails, March 1864-November 1864 --
With malice toward none, with charity for all, December 1864-April 1865.
Other Titles: Abraham Lincoln
Responsibility: Ronald C. White, Jr.

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Lincoln scholar Ronald C. White, Jr., describes Lincoln as a man of integrity whose moral compass holds the key to understanding his life.

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