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The three Kentucky presidents--Lincoln, Taylor, Davis

Author: Holman Hamilton
Publisher: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©1978.
Series: Kentucky Bicentennial bookshelf.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The three Kentucky presidents -- Abraham Lincoln, Zachary Taylor, and Jefferson Davis -- were profoundly shaped by their experiences in Kentucky, poised as it was on the border between the North and the South, the East and the Western Frontier. Holman Hamilton asserts that these leaders were personally and politically influenced by their connections to the state. The contrasting traits of western frontiersman and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Zachary Taylor; Jefferson Davis; Jefferson Davis; Abraham Lincoln; Zachary Taylor
Material Type: Biography, Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Holman Hamilton
ISBN: 0813190533 9780813190532 0813158443 9780813158440
OCLC Number: 1058946200
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (98 pages)
Contents: Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Abraham Lincoln before His Presidency; 2 Jefferson Davis before His Presidency; 3 Zachary Taylor: Soldier, Planter, President; 4 President Lincoln; 5 President Davis; 6 Slavery, Extension, and the Federal Union; Epilogue; Bibliographical Essay.
Series Title: Kentucky Bicentennial bookshelf.
Responsibility: Holman Hamilton.

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The three Kentucky presidents -- Abraham Lincoln, Zachary Taylor, and Jefferson Davis -- were profoundly shaped by their experiences in Kentucky, poised as it was on the border between the North and  Read more...

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