přejít na obsah
President Lincoln : the duty of a statesman Náhled dokumentu
ZavřítNáhled dokumentu
Probíhá kontrola...

President Lincoln : the duty of a statesman

Autor William Lee Miller
Vydavatel: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2008.
Vydání/formát:   Kniha : Biography : English : 1st edZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
Databáze:WorldCat
Shrnutí:
The American president has come to be the most powerful figure in the world--and in the nineteenth century, a great man held that office. Lincoln scholar Miller's new book closely examines that great man in that hugely important office, analyzing the commander in chief who coped with the profound moral dilemmas of America's bloodiest war. In this sequel to Lincoln's Virtues Miller completes his "ethical biography,"  Přečíst více...
Hodnocení:

podle 1 hodnocení 0 zobrazit recenze - Buďte první.

Předmětová hesla:
Více podobných

 

Vyhledat exemplář v knihovně

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Vyhledávání knihoven, které vlastní tento dokument...

Detaily

Žánr/forma: Biography
Case studies
History
Doplňující formát: Online version:
Miller, William Lee.
President Lincoln.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2008
(OCoLC)608446273
Osoba: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln
Typ materiálu: Biography, Internetový zdroj
Typ dokumentu: Book, Internet Resource
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: William Lee Miller
ISBN: 9781400041039 1400041031
OCLC číslo: 123818207
Popis: ix, 497 p. ; 25 cm.
Obsahy: pt. 1. Introduction: Honest Abe among the rulers --
pt. 2. A second introduction: Lincoln's nation among the nations --
A conclusion: Abraham Lincoln among the immortals.
Odpovědnost: William Lee Miller.
Více informací:

Anotace:

The American president has come to be the most powerful figure in the world--and in the nineteenth century, a great man held that office. Lincoln scholar Miller's new book closely examines that great man in that hugely important office, analyzing the commander in chief who coped with the profound moral dilemmas of America's bloodiest war. In this sequel to Lincoln's Virtues Miller completes his "ethical biography," showing the inexperienced backcountry politician transformed into a head of state, slapped from the first minute of his presidency by decisions of the utmost gravity and confronted by the radical moral contradiction left by the nation's Founders: universal ideals of Equality and Liberty and the monstrous injustice of slavery. Miller finds in this superb politician a remarkable presidential combination: an indomitable resolve, combined with the judgment that keeps it from being mindless stubbornness; and a supreme magnanimity, combined with the judgment that keeps it from being sentimentality.--From publisher description.

Recenze

Recenze vložené uživatelem
Nahrávání recenzí GoodReads...
Přebírání recenzí DOGO books...

Štítky

Buďte první.
Potvrdit tento požadavek

Tento dokument jste si již vyžádali. Prosím vyberte Ok pokud chcete přesto v žádance pokračovat.

Propojená data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/123818207>
library:oclcnum"123818207"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/123818207>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2008"
schema:description"pt. 1. Introduction: Honest Abe among the rulers -- pt. 2. A second introduction: Lincoln's nation among the nations -- A conclusion: Abraham Lincoln among the immortals."@en
schema:description"The American president has come to be the most powerful figure in the world--and in the nineteenth century, a great man held that office. Lincoln scholar Miller's new book closely examines that great man in that hugely important office, analyzing the commander in chief who coped with the profound moral dilemmas of America's bloodiest war. In this sequel to Lincoln's Virtues Miller completes his "ethical biography," showing the inexperienced backcountry politician transformed into a head of state, slapped from the first minute of his presidency by decisions of the utmost gravity and confronted by the radical moral contradiction left by the nation's Founders: universal ideals of Equality and Liberty and the monstrous injustice of slavery. Miller finds in this superb politician a remarkable presidential combination: an indomitable resolve, combined with the judgment that keeps it from being mindless stubbornness; and a supreme magnanimity, combined with the judgment that keeps it from being sentimentality.--From publisher description."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/198202350>
schema:genre"Case studies."@en
schema:genre"Case studies"@en
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:genre"Biography."@en
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:genre"History."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"President Lincoln : the duty of a statesman"@en
schema:numberOfPages"497"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Zavřít okno

Prosím přihlaste se do WorldCat 

Nemáte účet? Můžete si jednoduše vytvořit bezplatný účet.