Lincoln at Gettysburg : the words that remade America / Garry Wills

Author(s): Wills, Garry, 1934-
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Subjects: Gettysburg address
Lincoln, Abraham, Gettysburg address
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. Gettysburg address
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Oratory
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Simon & Schuster, c1992
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: 317 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Key to Brief Citations 17
Prologue 19
1. Oratory of the Greek Revival 41
2. Gettysburg and the Culture of Death 63
3. The Transcendental Declaration 90
4. Revolution in Thought 121
5. Revolution in Style 148
Epilogue 177
App. I. What Lincoln Said: The Text 191
App. II. Where He Said It: The Site 205
App. III. Four Funeral Orations 211
A. By Everett 213
B. By Pericles 249
C. By Gorgias 257
D. The Gettysburg Address 261
1. Spoken Text (?) 261
2. Final Text 263
Acknowledgments 265
Notes 267
Index to the Gettysburg Address 307
Index to Other Major Lincoln Texts 309
Name Index 311
Photo Credits 317
Notes: LCCN: 92003546
ISBN: 0671769561
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-304) and indexes
OCLC Number: 25281810
ISBN/ISSN: 0671769561