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Abraham Lincoln

Autor: George S McGovern
Editora: New York : Times Books/Henry Holt and Co., 2009.
Séries: American presidents series (Times Books (Firm))
Edição/Formato   Imprimir livro : Biografia : Inglês : 1st edVer todas as edições e formatos
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From the Publisher: America's greatest president, who rose to power in the country's greatest hour of need and whose vision saw the United States through the Civil War. Abraham Lincoln towers above the others who have held the office of president-the icon of greatness, the pillar of strength whose words bound up the nation's wounds. His presidency is the hinge on which American history pivots, the time when the  Ler mais...
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Gênero/Forma: Biography
Pessoa Denominada: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln
Tipo de Material: Biografia, Recurso Internet
Tipo de Documento Livro, Recursos de internet
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: George S McGovern
ISBN: 9780805083453 0805083456
Número OCLC: 229028942
Descrição: 184 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Conteúdos: Editor's note --
Prologue: The greatness of Lincoln --
1: Humble beginnings --
2: Making of a statesman --
3: Lincoln and the union --
4: Lincoln and the emancipation --
5: Lincoln and total war --
6: Politics in wartime --
7: Rising above the fray: second term --
8: Victory and death --
Epilogue: The nation Lincoln made --
Notes --
Milestones --
Selected bibliography --
Acknowledgments --
Index.
Título da Série: American presidents series (Times Books (Firm))
Responsabilidade: George McGovern.
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Offers insights into Abraham Lincoln, America's sixteenth president. This book shows how Lincoln sometimes went astray, particularly in his restrictions on civil liberties, but also how he adjusted  Ler mais...

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