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The Resource Lincoln's war : the untold story of America's greatest president as commander in chief, Geoffrey Perret

Lincoln's war : the untold story of America's greatest president as commander in chief, Geoffrey Perret

Label
Lincoln's war : the untold story of America's greatest president as commander in chief
Title
Lincoln's war
Title remainder
the untold story of America's greatest president as commander in chief
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Perret
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of Abraham Lincoln's specific contributions to the Civil War discusses his creation of the role of the nation's commander in chief and his relationships with his military leaders, spies, and weapons pioneers
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perret, Geoffrey
Dewey number
  • 973.7/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.2
LC item number
.P47 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • United States
  • Executive power
  • United States
  • United States
  • Executive power
  • Military leadership
  • Politics and government
  • United States
  • Amerikaanse burgeroorlog
  • Sezessionskrieg
  • Militärischer Führer
  • Amerikaanse burgeroorlog
Label
Lincoln's war : the untold story of America's greatest president as commander in chief, Geoffrey Perret
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [407]-452) 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
Follow me -- Let it come -- Three years or the war -- First martyr, first hero -- Short road to a long war -- The battle for public opinion -- Little Mac -- Manifestly astray -- Great Scott -- Bog of war -- Groping and hoping -- Western horizons -- Sonorous metal blowing martial sounds -- Two irons in the fire -- The meteor man -- Bloody and muddy -- Desperate measures -- Déjà vu carousel -- A chapter closes -- How low can you go? -- Sifting out the hearts of men -- Counsels of war -- The art of command -- North and South -- Man power -- Jailer visionary -- Westward, look! -- Fuglemen lost -- Man, thinking -- Boys in blue -- The first general -- Soldier, soldier -- Endgame -- The last tattoo
Control code
ocm52937691
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 470 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780375507380
Lccn
2003058703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52937691
  • (OCoLC)52937691
Label
Lincoln's war : the untold story of America's greatest president as commander in chief, Geoffrey Perret
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [407]-452) 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
Follow me -- Let it come -- Three years or the war -- First martyr, first hero -- Short road to a long war -- The battle for public opinion -- Little Mac -- Manifestly astray -- Great Scott -- Bog of war -- Groping and hoping -- Western horizons -- Sonorous metal blowing martial sounds -- Two irons in the fire -- The meteor man -- Bloody and muddy -- Desperate measures -- Déjà vu carousel -- A chapter closes -- How low can you go? -- Sifting out the hearts of men -- Counsels of war -- The art of command -- North and South -- Man power -- Jailer visionary -- Westward, look! -- Fuglemen lost -- Man, thinking -- Boys in blue -- The first general -- Soldier, soldier -- Endgame -- The last tattoo
Control code
ocm52937691
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 470 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780375507380
Lccn
2003058703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52937691
  • (OCoLC)52937691

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