The mind and art of Abraham Lincoln, philosopher statesman : texts and interpretations of twenty great speeches / David Lowenthal

Author(s): Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
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Subjects: Speeches, addresses, etc., American
United States--Politics and government--1815-1861
United States--Politics and government--1861-1865
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Political and social views
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Oratory
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, ©2012
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: viii, 287 pages ; 24 cm
Alternate Title(s): Speeches.
Additional Authors: Lowenthal, David, 1923-
Notes: LCCN: 2011049225
ISBN: 9780739171257 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0739171259 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780739171264 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0739171267 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780739171271 (electronic)
ISBN: 0739171275 (electronic)
Includes index
Contents: The Perpetuation Address, January 27, 1838 -- The Temperance Address, February 22, 1842 -- The Handbill on Infidelity, August 11, 1846 -- The War with Mexico, January 12, 1848 -- The Eulogy on Henry Clay, July 6, 1852 -- The Repeal of the Missouri Compromise, October 16, 1854 -- The Dred Scott Decision, June 26, 1857 -- The House Divided Speech, June 16, 1858 -- The First Lincoln-Douglas Debate, August 21, 1858 -- Second Lecture on Discoveries and Inventions, February 11, 1859 -- The Address on Agriculture, September 30, 1859 -- The Cooper Union Address, February 27, 1860 -- The First Inaugural Address, March 4, 1861 -- Letter to Horace Greeley, August 22, 1862 -- The Emancipation Proclamation, January 1, 1863 -- Letter to Erastus Corning, June 12, 1863 -- Letter to James C. Conkling, August 26, 1863 -- The Gettysburg Address, November 19, 1863 -- The Second Inaugural, March 4, 1865 -- The Last Public Address, April 11, 1865
OCLC Number: 759180088
ISBN/ISSN: 9780739171257
0739171259
9780739171264
0739171267
9780739171271
0739171275