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Lincoln's virtues : an ethical biography

Author: William Lee Miller
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This book traces Abraham Lincoln's moral and intellectual development in the context of his times and in contrast with the leading issues of the day, including slavery.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Miller, William Lee.
Lincoln's virtues.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2002
(OCoLC)606611889
Online version:
Miller, William Lee.
Lincoln's virtues.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2002
(OCoLC)609921394
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Lee Miller
ISBN: 9780375401589 037540158X
OCLC Number: 47081374
Description: xvi, 515 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Who is this fellow? He is smarter than he looks --
Noble rage --
He will be good : but God knows when --
I want in all cases to do right --
Was this man a politician? --
Rising public man --
Another president, another war --
Politics and morals --
Thunderstruck in Illinois --
I shall try to show that it is wrong --
Our duty as we understand it --
The worthy work of party-building --
Not so much greater than the rest of us --
Lincoln's defense of our common humanity --
Such an impression --
The man with the blue umbrella --
Let grass grow where it may.
Responsibility: William Lee Miller.
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This book traces Abraham Lincoln's moral and intellectual development in the context of his times and in contrast with the leading issues of the day, including slavery.

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