1. Creator/Author:
  2. Randall, J. G. (22)

Lincoln the president: Springfield to Gettysburg /

Other Title:
Springfield to Gettysburg.
Authors:
Current, Richard Nelson, Randall, J. G.
Other Authors:
Current, Richard Nelson
Item ID:
MQ23201
Publisher:
New York: Da Capo Press, 1997.
Edition:
1st Da Capo Press ed.
ISBN:
0306807548
Call Number:
XX(1994890.1) 1
Physical Description:
xxvi, 439 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 21 cm.
Topic:
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Note:
Originally published: New York : Dodd, Mead & Co., 1946.; Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-400) and index.; Part 1. A man's outlook -- Thus stood Lincoln -- The house on Eighth Street -- North and south -- Lincoln and Douglas -- the political scene in 1860 -- Destiny in a wigwam -- Campaign and election of 1860 -- The vexed question -- President elect -- Lincoln takes hold -- Sumter -- Eighty days -- Democracy's Testing -- Part 2. Kentucky to the right, Fremont to the left -- A sea of troubles -- Exit Cameron -- Behind McClellan's lines -- McClellan's demotion assists Lee -- The breaking of McClellan -- A blueprint for freedom -- Presidential emancipation -- A limping freedom -- Politics as usual -- Generals, secretaries, and "some senators" -- Exit Burnside -- War at its peak -- These honored dead -- Appendix: Sifting the Ann Rutledge evidence.; Genealogy copy is part of the Dr. Allen Wayne Aldred Memorial Collection.
OCLC Number:
16772
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
Category:
Books & Pamphlets