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The life and writings of Abraham Lincoln

by Abraham Lincoln

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited, and with a biographical essay by Philip Van Doren Stern; with an introduction, "Lincoln in his writings", by Allan Nevins.
    ContributionsStern, Philip Van Doren, 1900-, Nevins, Allan, 1890-1971.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457.92 1940
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 863 p.
    Number of Pages863
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6407591M
    LC Control Number40027241
    OCLC/WorldCa692623

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    An Interview with Brian Dirck about his new book, The Black Heavens: Abraham Lincoln and Death (Southern Illinois University Press, ) Sara Gabbard: You undertook a monumental task in writing on this subject. What led you to accept the challenge? BD: Well, “The Black Heavens” could almost be a case study in how books [ ]. The Life and Writings of Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln, Philip Van Doren Stern, Allan Nevins Abraham Lincoln, the greatest of all American presidents, left us a vast legacy of writings, some of which are among the most famous in our history.


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The Life and Writings of Abraham Lincoln/5(6). It also includes a section titled "Lincoln, Abraham, the Life of" which is a very brief index to the biography by Stern, too brief to be of much use.

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