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The words of Abraham Lincoln /selected and with an introduction by Larry Shapiro.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
Selections.
Originator
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Shapiro, Larry, 1958-
Publication
New York : Newmarket Press
Publisher Series
Newmarket "Words of" series.
The Newmarket "Words of" series
Contents
"Nobody has ever expected me to be president" -- "I hope this letter will not be disagreeable to you": courtship, marriage, and family -- "A continual torment": the slavery controversy -- "Essentially a people's contest": the war begins -- "Maxims on war": Lincoln to his generals -- "I am not a very sentimental man": the human comedy and the game of politics -- "The fiery trial through which we pass" -- Chronology.
Date
c2009.
Edition
1st ed.
Description
xiii, 113 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Notes
Complimentary copy, 2009.
ISBN
1557048304 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1557048312 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781557048301 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781557048318 (hardcover : alk. paper)
GUSN
242373
Call Number
Stacks E457.99.W67 2009
Other People and Orgs
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Descriptive terms
Language.
Oratory.
Presidents
Material Type
Quotations.
Places
United States

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