Published 1916 .
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Detached from National magazine, February 1916.
|Statement||by Marion Mills Miller|
|The Physical Object|
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|Number of Pages||793|
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Lincoln the literary genius. Evanston, Ill.: Schori Private Press: Evanston Publishing Company,© (OCoLC) Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jacques Barzun; Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress).
Lincoln, the literary genius by Barzun, Jacques, Publication date Topics Lincoln, Abraham, Publisher Evanston, Ill., Schori Private Press Collection university_of_illinois_urbana-champaign; americana Digitizing sponsor University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign ContributorPages: No American has ever been more American than Abraham Lincoln.
From our history, it is his life -- complete with flaws, imperfections, failures, and ultimately great success -- that we choose to believe in. It is in his story that we find a fundamentally American belief: That any American, blessed by the freedom of this country, can rise as high and as far as his or her talent and.
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— Jonathan Yardley, The Washington Post Book World. Fascinating persuasive [and] highly perceptive.” — Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times. From acclaimed biographer Fred Kaplan comes an illuminating look at the life of Abraham Lincoln that chronicles his genius with language/5(58).
OnWilliam H. Seward, Salmon P. Chase, Edward Bates, and Abraham Lincoln. Winner of the Lincoln Prize. Acclaimed historian Doris Kearns Goodwin illuminates Lincoln's political genius in this highly original work, as the one-term congressman and prairie lawyer rises from obscurity to prevail over three gifted rivals of national /5(K).
The critic Jacques Barzun called him a “literary genius.” Even while a sundered nation was slaughtering itself on the battlefields of the Civil War, Lincoln could still find time, on Nov. 21,to write this letter to Lydia Bixby. Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincolnby Doris Kearns Goodwin () It took years after the death of Lincoln for a book to appear which put into detail his genius for reading Author: Allen Barra.
Doris Kearns Goodwin, presidential historian and author of Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, recommends a book that shows how Lincoln prevailed under pressure during the. — Jonathan Yardley, The Washington Post Book World Fascinating persuasive [and] highly perceptive.” — Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times From acclaimed biographer Fred Kaplan comes an illuminating look at the life of Abraham Lincoln that chronicles his genius with language.
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The Leadership Genius Of Abraham Lincoln Abolishing slavery, ending the Civil War, and saving the Republic. You don’t face the same challenges Abraham Lincoln did, but here’s how he Author: Mark C.
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Read more about this on Questia. Abraham Lincoln (lĬng´kən), –65, 16th President of the United States (–65). Early Life Born on Feb. 12,in a log cabin in backwoods Hardin co., Ky.
(now Larue co.), he grew up on newly broken pioneer farms of the frontier. Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln By Doris Kearns Goodwin LR September Issue Dominic Sandbrook King Dubya The Eagle and the Crown: Americans and the British Monarchy By Frank Prochaska In Defence of America By Bronwen Maddox LR February Issue Paul Johnson Civil Warrior Robert E Lee: Icon for a Nation By Brian.
In this intriguing biography, literary biographer Fred Kaplan analyzes Abraham Lincoln's writings, from the great civic anthems of his presidency to love letters, legal briefs, and poems, and finds a first-rate literary talent--a master storyteller with an earthy wit.
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Another critic, Eric Root, takes issue with DiLorenzo’s point that Lincoln did not discuss slavery much prior to Mr. Root would do well to read his Lincoln: "I have always hated [slavery], but I have always been quiet about it until this new era of the introduction of the Nebraska bill began." (Chicago, J (emphasis added)).
Twain’s march into the magazine’s office was precipitated by a review of his book The Innocents Aboard, the humorous autobiographical travelogue that catapulted him into literary celebrity, had received from an Atlantic writer named William Dean Howells, the magazine’s assistant editor.
For Abraham Lincoln, whether he was composing love letters, speeches, or legal arguments, words mattered. In Lincoln, acclaimed biographer Fred Kaplan explores the life of America's sixteenth president through his use of language as a vehicle both to express complex ideas and feelings and as an instrument of persuasion and the other great canonical.
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Abraham Lincoln was born Sunday, Feb. 12,in a log cabin near Hodgenville, Ky. He was the son of Thomas and Nancy Hanks Lincoln, and he was named for his paternal grandfather. Thomas Lincoln was a carpenter and farmer.
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John Hay, one of Abraham Lincoln’s two private secretaries, spent the evening of ApGood Friday, at the White House, drinking whiskey and talking with the president’s year-old Author: Joshua Zeitz.
In his book Patriotic Gore: Studies in the Literature of the Civil War the literary critic Edmund Wilson explained the most important consequence of that war in a single profound paragraph: The impulse to unification was strong in the nineteenth century and if we would grasp the significance of the Civil War in relation to the history of our time, we should consider.
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5 tributes to Abraham Lincoln from literary greats One hundred and fifty years ago today, on ApPresident Abraham Lincoln died after being shot by John Wilkes Booth the evening before.
Abraham Lincoln Various scholars and researchers consider the speeches of Abraham Lincoln, Gettysburg in particular as one of the best in the human history. Abraham Lincoln was known for employing literary devices in his presidential address.
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