The last Lincolns : the rise and fall of a great American family / Charles Lachman

Author(s): Lachman, Charles
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Subjects: Families--United States--Case studies
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Family
Lincoln family
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Sterling Pub. Co., c2008
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xi, 483 p., [16] p. of plates ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2008039074
ISBN: 9781402758904
ISBN: 1402758901
Includes bibliographical references (p. 469-472) and index
Contents: I: First generation -- The price of rails -- Them little devils -- Lady in black -- Chicago -- The senator's daughter -- Scandal -- Breach and betrayal -- Exile -- Woman of sorrow -- The wanderer -- The trial -- Insane asylum -- "Monster of mankind" -- Secretary of war -- Deathwatch -- The man who could be president -- II: Second generation -- Abraham Lincoln II -- Tycoon -- The newlyweds -- Presidential curse -- Family secrets -- III: Third generation -- The Lincoln Isham Waltz -- "I, Robert Todd Lincoln ..." -- Father unknown -- The Cooper connection -- Epilogue: The last Lincoln
OCLC Number: 213301457
ISBN/ISSN: 9781402758904
1402758901