Of the people, by the people, for the people, and other quotations (Book, 1996) [WorldCat.org]
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Of the people, by the people, for the people, and other quotations

Of the people, by the people, for the people, and other quotations

Author: Abraham Lincoln; G S Boritt
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Of the People, By the People, For the People captures the best of Lincoln's thought, bringing readers closer to the quintessential man than any history or biography can. Unforgettable lines and memorable thoughts from speeches, debates, and other public statements make up this book; little-known sayings from his voluminous body of private letters, drafts, and fragments, and even some previously uncollected writings,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Quotations
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Abraham Lincoln; G S Boritt
ISBN: 0231103263 9780231103268
OCLC Number: 228666219
Description: xxiv, 162 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction Acknowledgments Quotations by Subject Bibliography
Responsibility: by Abraham Lincoln ; [selected by] Gabor S. Boritt and Jakob B. Boritt, Deborah R. Huso, Peter C. Vermilyea.


One of America's most beloved presidents was also among its most brilliant orators. Boritt gathers 750 of the president's most memorable thoughts, from profound meditations on the nature of democracy  Read more...


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