Lincoln"s selected writings

authoritative texts : Lincoln in his era : modern views by Abraham Lincoln

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    Statementedited by David S. Reynolds, the Graduate Center of the City University of New York
    SeriesA Norton critical edition, Norton critical edition
    ContributionsReynolds, David S., 1948- editor
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457.92 2015, E457.92 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 588 pages
    Number of Pages588
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27170062M
    ISBN 100393921794
    ISBN 109780393921793
    LC Control Number2014005853
    OCLC/WorldCa878667373

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LINCOLN'S OWN WORDS Letters, Speeches, Writings* LINCOLN QUOTATIONS Various Quotations* Lincoln on Education* Lincoln on Lawyers* Lincoln on Military Tributes* Lincoln on Perseverance* Lincoln on Preserving Liberty* Lincoln on Religious Faith* Lincoln on Slavery* LINCOLN DOCUMENT PROJECTS Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln Library of Congress.

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