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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
Argues that the sixteenth president of the United States was inspired by the Founding Fathers of the nation and struggled to carry on their work throughout his career
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.7092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.45
LC item number
.B76 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Founders' son : a life of Abraham Lincoln, Richard Brookhiser
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-331) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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
Control code
ocn870986744
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 347 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780465032945
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014021173
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)870986744
Label
Founders' son : a life of Abraham Lincoln, Richard Brookhiser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-331) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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
Control code
ocn870986744
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 347 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780465032945
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014021173
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)870986744

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