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The Resource Lincoln : a life of purpose and power, Richard Carwardine

Lincoln : a life of purpose and power, Richard Carwardine

Label
Lincoln : a life of purpose and power
Title
Lincoln
Title remainder
a life of purpose and power
Statement of responsibility
Richard Carwardine
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of America's sixteenth president follows Lincoln's life and career during his rise to political power and his years in the White House, arguing that he looked beyond the political system to find support in his struggle to end slavery
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carwardine, Richard
Dewey number
  • 973.7/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E457
LC item number
.C43 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Lincoln : a life of purpose and power, Richard Carwardine
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Harlow, England : Pearson/Longman, 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [327]-360) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Inner power : Lincoln's ambition and political vision, 1809-54 -- 2. The power of opinion : Lincoln, the Illinois public, and the new political order, 1854-58 -- 3. The power of party : winning the presidency, 1858-60 -- 4. The limits of power : from president-elect to war president, 1860-61 -- 5. The purposes of power : evolving objectives, 1861-65 -- 6. The instruments of power : coercion and voluntary mobilization, 1861-65 -- 7. The potency of death -- Chronology of Lincoln's life
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xv, 394 pages
Isbn
9781400044566
Lccn
2005047230
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • BK0006443027
  • 445087
Label
Lincoln : a life of purpose and power, Richard Carwardine
Publication
Note
Originally published: Harlow, England : Pearson/Longman, 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [327]-360) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Inner power : Lincoln's ambition and political vision, 1809-54 -- 2. The power of opinion : Lincoln, the Illinois public, and the new political order, 1854-58 -- 3. The power of party : winning the presidency, 1858-60 -- 4. The limits of power : from president-elect to war president, 1860-61 -- 5. The purposes of power : evolving objectives, 1861-65 -- 6. The instruments of power : coercion and voluntary mobilization, 1861-65 -- 7. The potency of death -- Chronology of Lincoln's life
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xv, 394 pages
Isbn
9781400044566
Lccn
2005047230
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • BK0006443027
  • 445087

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