Lincoln and his world / Richard Lawrence Miller

Author(s): Miller, Richard Lawrence
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Subjects: Legislators--Illinois--Biography
Presidents--United States--Biography
Illinois--Politics and government--To 1865
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Childhood and youth
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Political career before 1861
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, c2006-2012
LC Classification: E
Table of Contents: Aknowledgments v
Preface 1
1.. 1854: Illinois 3
2.. 1854: Washington 7
3.. 1854: Back to Illinois 29
4.. 1854: Kansas 69
5.. 1854-1855: Reaching for the Senate 76
6.. 1855: "Beaten Out" 94
7.. 1856: Free Soil, Free Speech 122
8.. 1856: Free Men and Fremont 150
9.. 1857: Eye of the Hurricane 187
10.. 1858: The Supreme Effort 216
11.. 1859: Mountain Climbing 273
12.. 1860: Promoted to Glory 309
Chapter Notes 361
Sources 386
Index 395
Notes: LCCN: 2006006080
ISBN: 9780811701877 (v. 1 : hardcover)
ISBN: 0811701875 (v. 1 : hardcover)
ISBN: 0811703924 (v. 2 : hbk.)
ISBN: 9780811703925 (v. 2 : hbk.)
ISBN: 9780786459285 (pbk. : v. 3 : alk. paper)
ISBN: 078645928X (pbk. : v. 3 : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780786459292 (pbk. : v. 4 : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0786459298 (pbk. : v. 4 : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents: v. 1. The early years : birth to Illinois legislature -- v. 2. Prairie politician, 1834-1842 -- v. 3. The rise to national prominence, 1843-1853 -- v. 4. The path to the Presidency, 1854-1860
Physical Description: 4 v. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 64486320
ISBN/ISSN: 9780811701877
0811701875
0811703924
9780811703925
9780786459285
078645928X
9780786459292
0786459298

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