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The Resource One man great enough : Abraham Lincoln's road to Civil War, John C. Waugh

One man great enough : Abraham Lincoln's road to Civil War, John C. Waugh

Label
One man great enough : Abraham Lincoln's road to Civil War
Title
One man great enough
Title remainder
Abraham Lincoln's road to Civil War
Statement of responsibility
John C. Waugh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
One man great enough : Abraham Lincoln's road to Civil War, John C. Waugh
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [455]-463) and index
Contents
The uncoiling of the serpent -- The dark and bloody ground -- The Hoosier years -- New Salem -- Politics -- Vandalia -- Death in Alton -- Springfield -- Young Hickory -- The Ballyhoo campaign -- Lincoln in love -- The steam engine in breeches and the engine that knew no rest -- "Who is James K. Polk?" -- Laying Congressional pipe -- Seeing spots -- Lincoln's other life -- What he had become -- Tempest -- Lincoln emerges -- Political earthquake -- At the crossroads -- Axe handles and wedges -- A house divided -- The debates -- Spreading the gospel -- Cooper union -- Reaching for the brass ring -- Chicago -- The four legged race -- Firebell in the night -- Getting there -- The war comes -- Twilight of the little giant
Control code
ocm85898938
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
479 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780151010714
Lccn
2007009588
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)85898938
Label
One man great enough : Abraham Lincoln's road to Civil War, John C. Waugh
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [455]-463) and index
Contents
The uncoiling of the serpent -- The dark and bloody ground -- The Hoosier years -- New Salem -- Politics -- Vandalia -- Death in Alton -- Springfield -- Young Hickory -- The Ballyhoo campaign -- Lincoln in love -- The steam engine in breeches and the engine that knew no rest -- "Who is James K. Polk?" -- Laying Congressional pipe -- Seeing spots -- Lincoln's other life -- What he had become -- Tempest -- Lincoln emerges -- Political earthquake -- At the crossroads -- Axe handles and wedges -- A house divided -- The debates -- Spreading the gospel -- Cooper union -- Reaching for the brass ring -- Chicago -- The four legged race -- Firebell in the night -- Getting there -- The war comes -- Twilight of the little giant
Control code
ocm85898938
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
479 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780151010714
Lccn
2007009588
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)85898938

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