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The political genius of Abraham Lincoln

Author: Doris Kearns Goodwin
Publisher: London : Penguin Books Ltd : [distributor] Penguin Books Ltd, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Offers a study of one of the most legendary American Presidents in history. This title offers Barack Obama the model for his presidency, showing how Abraham Lincoln saved America by appointing his  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Doris Kearns Goodwin
ISBN: 9780141043722 0141043725
OCLC Number: 851803288
Language Note: English.
Notes: Written by a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, this multiple biography studies Abraham Lincoln's mastery of men. It shows how he saved Civil War-torn America by appointing his fiercest rivals to key cabinet positions, making them help achieve his vision for peace.
Target Audience: General (US: Trade).
Description: 976 pages : illustrations ; 20 x 13 x 4 cm
Responsibility: Doris Kearns Goodwin.

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