The Resource Lincoln's gamble : the tumultuous six months that gave America the Emancipation Proclamation and changed the course of the Civil War, Todd Brewster

Lincoln's gamble : the tumultuous six months that gave America the Emancipation Proclamation and changed the course of the Civil War, Todd Brewster

Label
Lincoln's gamble : the tumultuous six months that gave America the Emancipation Proclamation and changed the course of the Civil War
Title
Lincoln's gamble
Title remainder
the tumultuous six months that gave America the Emancipation Proclamation and changed the course of the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Todd Brewster
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A brilliant, authoritative, and riveting account of the most critical six months in Abraham Lincoln's presidency, when he penned the Emancipation Proclamation and changed the course of the Civil War
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
SRC
Dewey number
973.7/14
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E453
LC item number
.B84 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Lincoln's gamble : the tumultuous six months that gave America the Emancipation Proclamation and changed the course of the Civil War, Todd Brewster
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-335) and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: A man, imperfect -- A funeral: July 13, 1862 -- "In regard to your slaves..." -- Nerve center -- First reading -- Send them away -- God knows -- One day: September 17, 1862 -- Preliminaries -- Dissent -- A different war -- Weakened -- A birthing: January 1, 1863
Control code
ocn889933412
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 352 pages
Isbn
9781451693867
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u1619358
System control number
(OCoLC)889933412

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