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The Resource Founders' son : a life of Abraham Lincoln, Richard Brookhiser

Founders' son : a life of Abraham Lincoln, Richard Brookhiser

Label
Founders' son : a life of Abraham Lincoln
Title
Founders' son
Title remainder
a life of Abraham Lincoln
Statement of responsibility
Richard Brookhiser
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Founders' Son is unlike any Lincoln biography, this book allows us to think anew about the first hundred years of American history, and shows how we can, like Lincoln, apply the legacy of the Founding Fathers to our times
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brookhiser, Richard
Dewey number
  • 973.7092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Presidents
  • United States
Label
Founders' son : a life of Abraham Lincoln, Richard Brookhiser
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1809-1830: youth -- George Washington and liberty -- 1830-1840: manhood -- Thomas Paine, laughter, and reason -- 1840-1852: maturity -- Henry Clay and the Fourth of July -- 1854: the repeal of the Missouri Compromise -- 1855-1858: running for senate -- 1859-1860: running for president -- Thomas Jefferson and the Declaration of Independence. The towering genius (I) -- The election of 1860. The towering genius (II) -- 1861-1863: war, emancipation -- Preamble to the Constitution -- 1864-1865: war, death -- God the father -- 1865: victory. The towering genius (III) -- Epilogue: One old man
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 347 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780465032945
Lccn
2014021173
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Founders' son : a life of Abraham Lincoln, Richard Brookhiser
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1809-1830: youth -- George Washington and liberty -- 1830-1840: manhood -- Thomas Paine, laughter, and reason -- 1840-1852: maturity -- Henry Clay and the Fourth of July -- 1854: the repeal of the Missouri Compromise -- 1855-1858: running for senate -- 1859-1860: running for president -- Thomas Jefferson and the Declaration of Independence. The towering genius (I) -- The election of 1860. The towering genius (II) -- 1861-1863: war, emancipation -- Preamble to the Constitution -- 1864-1865: war, death -- God the father -- 1865: victory. The towering genius (III) -- Epilogue: One old man
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 347 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780465032945
Lccn
2014021173
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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