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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

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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
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brewster, Todd
Dewey number
973.7/14
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
  • E453
  • E453
LC item number
  • .B84 2014
  • .B84 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Lincoln's gamble : the tumultuous six months that gave America the Emancipation Proclamation and changed the course of the Civil War, Todd Brewster
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-335) and index
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
sky261835994
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 352 pages
Isbn
9781451693867
Isbn Type
(hc)
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles
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
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-335) and index
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
sky261835994
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 352 pages
Isbn
9781451693867
Isbn Type
(hc)
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles

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