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The Resource Lincoln president-elect : Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861, Harold Holzer

Lincoln president-elect : Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861, Harold Holzer

Label
Lincoln president-elect : Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861
Title
Lincoln president-elect
Title remainder
Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861
Statement of responsibility
Harold Holzer
Title variation
Lincoln
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chronicle of the four months between Lincoln's election and inauguration evaluates the decisions he made regarding slavery, secession, and the possibility of a Civil War, in an account that also offers insight into the selections of his cabinet members
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
275508
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.4
LC item number
.H69 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861
Label
Lincoln president-elect : Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861, Harold Holzer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 493-595) 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
The government is about to fall into our hands -- My troubles have just commenced -- We won't jump that ditch -- A masterly inactivity -- The tug has to come -- Very much like the critter -- If we surrender, it is the end of us -- Will you hazard so desperate a step? -- With a task before me -- No occasion for any excitement -- I would rather be assassinated -- Plain as a turnpike road -- The ultimate justice of the people -- Epilogue : mystic chords of memory
Control code
209693569
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 623 pages
Isbn
9780743289481
Lccn
2008021520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Lincoln president-elect : Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861, Harold Holzer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 493-595) 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
The government is about to fall into our hands -- My troubles have just commenced -- We won't jump that ditch -- A masterly inactivity -- The tug has to come -- Very much like the critter -- If we surrender, it is the end of us -- Will you hazard so desperate a step? -- With a task before me -- No occasion for any excitement -- I would rather be assassinated -- Plain as a turnpike road -- The ultimate justice of the people -- Epilogue : mystic chords of memory
Control code
209693569
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 623 pages
Isbn
9780743289481
Lccn
2008021520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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