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Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Writings 1859-1865: Speeches, Letters, and Miscellaneous Writings, Presidential Messages and Proclamations (Library of America)

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Synopsis:

With over 100,000 copies in print, here, with a new jacket for Lincoln's bicentennial, is the second volume in The Library of America's acclaimed, comprehensive edition of Lincoln's writings, featuring over 550 speeches, messages, proclamations, letters, and other writings recording the words and deeds with which he defended, preserved, and redefined the Union. It includes the full texts of the Gettysburg Address and the First and Second Inaugurals, as well as a detailed chronology of Lincoln's life and helpful explanatory notes prepared by the late Lincoln scholar Don E. Fehrenbacher.

The companion volume, also available in a bicentennial edition, is Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Writings 1832-1858.

?The fullest and most reliable collection of Lincoln's writings ever published.? ?The New Republic

Product Details

ISBN:
9781598530384
Author:
Lincoln, Abraham
Publisher:
Library of America
Editor:
Fehrenbacher, Don E.
Author:
Fehrenbacher, Don E.
Subject:
General
Subject:
United States - Civil War
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
US History-1800 to Civil War
Subject:
General History
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B-Hardcover
Publication Date:
20090131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
788
Dimensions:
8.00x5.16x1.42 in. 1.54 lbs.
Age Level:
17-17

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"Synopsis" by , With over 100,000 copies in print, here, with a new jacket for Lincoln's bicentennial, is the second volume in The Library of America's acclaimed, comprehensive edition of Lincoln's writings, featuring over 550 speeches, messages, proclamations, letters, and other writings recording the words and deeds with which he defended, preserved, and redefined the Union. It includes the full texts of the Gettysburg Address and the First and Second Inaugurals, as well as a detailed chronology of Lincoln's life and helpful explanatory notes prepared by the late Lincoln scholar Don E. Fehrenbacher.

The companion volume, also available in a bicentennial edition, is Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Writings 1832-1858.

?The fullest and most reliable collection of Lincoln's writings ever published.? ?The New Republic

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