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  • 6 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Clinton PL - Clinton B LINCOLN (Text) 36806002090114 NEW ITEMS Available -
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville B LINCOLN (Text) 78321000028261 Adult Biography Checked out 02/08/2019
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville B Lin (Text) 32604000205378 DCTPLD AD New Books Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville B LINCOLN (Text) 39230031910787 Adult New Books Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch B.c Lincoln, Abraham (Text) 78294000269036 New Adult Biography Checked out 01/25/2019
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 973.7 FRE (Text) 37323005417285 NONFIC Checked out 01/30/2019
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 973.7092 FREE (Text) 39231033473964 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster 92 LIN (Text) 72436000125948 Adult nonfiction Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton B Lincoln Fre (Text) 30890000697480 New Adult Materials Upper level Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield B-Lincoln (Text) 78292000375137 Adult New Book Collection Checked out 02/08/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780813941561
  • Physical Description: x, 369 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Charlottesville, VA : University of Virginia Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The rising Lincolns and the Kentucky plummet -- The Indiana plunge -- The Illinois crash -- The New Salem recovery -- The rise and fall of a state legislator -- The rise and limits of a pre-1850s lawyer -- The rise and turbulence of a marriage -- A congressional aspirant's rise -- The Congressional fall -- The Union's economic rescue -- Three climactic railroad cases -- The Peoria address and the strategy of defense -- The 1855 setback -- The lost/found speech -- The Dred Scott case and the Kansas finale-- The great debates -- The cunning revisions -- The Cooper Union address -- The Presidential election and the fruits of revision -- The erratic interregnum -- The troubled inaugural address -- Forts Sumter and Pickens and the emergence of an impressive administrator.
Summary, etc.:
"A biographical account of Abraham Lincoln's rises and falls on his improbable path to becoming the president who ended slavery" -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 > Political career before 1861.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 > Political and social views.
Presidents > United States > Biography.

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