Rebel giants : the revolutionary lives of Abraham Lincoln & Charles Darwin / David R. Contosta

Author(s): Contosta, David R
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Subjects: Presidents--United States--Biography
Naturalists--England--Biography
United States--Intellectual life--19th century
England--Intellectual life--19th century
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Philosophy
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Influence
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882--Philosophy
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882--Influence
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2008
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: 365 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments 9
Introduction 13
Ch. 1. Intersecting Worlds 21
Ch. 2. Who and Where 53
Ch. 3. Love and Work 85
Ch. 4. Career and Family 125
Ch. 5. Time and Place 159
Ch. 6. Crisis and Revolution 187
Ch. 7. Triumph and Torment 219
Ch. 8. Afterlives 263
Ch. 9. Legacies 297
Bibliography 335
Index 347
Notes: LCCN: 2008005598
ISBN: 9781591026105 (hardcover)
ISBN: 1591026105 (hardcover)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-345) and index
Contents: Intersecting worlds -- Who and where -- Love and work -- Career and family -- Time and place -- Crisis and revolution -- Triumph and torment -- Afterlives -- Legacies
OCLC Number: 179808039
ISBN/ISSN: 9781591026105
1591026105