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The Resource The War worth fighting : Abraham Lincoln's Presidency and Civil War America, edited by Stephen D. Engle

The War worth fighting : Abraham Lincoln's Presidency and Civil War America, edited by Stephen D. Engle

Label
The War worth fighting : Abraham Lincoln's Presidency and Civil War America
Title
The War worth fighting
Title remainder
Abraham Lincoln's Presidency and Civil War America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stephen D. Engle
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume collects the papers of the 7th annual Larkin Symposium, adding additional essays to flesh out the collection, that explore the context of the Abraham Lincoln presidency, the implications of the Civil War and the new republic that emerged out of the conflict
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Cataloging source
FUG/DLC
Dewey number
973.7092
Index
index present
LC call number
E456
LC item number
.W37 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Engle, Stephen Douglas
  • Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Series statement
The Alan B. Larkin Series on the American Presidency
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Military leadership
  • United States
Label
The War worth fighting : Abraham Lincoln's Presidency and Civil War America, edited by Stephen D. Engle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction / Stephen D. Engle -- Part I. Lincoln's war and the people's contest. The passage of Lincoln's republic : providence in progress / Orville Vernon Burton ; The President as pedagogue : teaching citizenship in time of war / J. Matthew Gallman ; Lincoln as Commander in Chief : forays into generalship / Mark Grimsley -- Part II. The war beyond the White House. The political culture of the North : party politics of nation and state / Jennifer L. Weber ; Legalities in wartime : the myth of the writ of habeas corpus / Mark E. Neely Jr ; Emancipation in Washington, D.C. : battleground for freedom and reconstruction / Kate Masur -- Part III. The visible hand of leadership at home and abroad. Lincoln as leader : the visible hand of the presidency / Richard J. Carwardine ; Lincoln as chief diplomat in war : perception and reality / Howard Jones ; Wartime reconstruction : constructing the union's new cornerstone / Brooks D. Simpson -- Epilogue: Lincoln's presidential legacy : the last best hope / Michael Burlingame
Control code
ocn889164937
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
268 pages
Isbn
9780813060644
Lccn
2014040583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780813060644
  • (OCoLC)889164937
Label
The War worth fighting : Abraham Lincoln's Presidency and Civil War America, edited by Stephen D. Engle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction / Stephen D. Engle -- Part I. Lincoln's war and the people's contest. The passage of Lincoln's republic : providence in progress / Orville Vernon Burton ; The President as pedagogue : teaching citizenship in time of war / J. Matthew Gallman ; Lincoln as Commander in Chief : forays into generalship / Mark Grimsley -- Part II. The war beyond the White House. The political culture of the North : party politics of nation and state / Jennifer L. Weber ; Legalities in wartime : the myth of the writ of habeas corpus / Mark E. Neely Jr ; Emancipation in Washington, D.C. : battleground for freedom and reconstruction / Kate Masur -- Part III. The visible hand of leadership at home and abroad. Lincoln as leader : the visible hand of the presidency / Richard J. Carwardine ; Lincoln as chief diplomat in war : perception and reality / Howard Jones ; Wartime reconstruction : constructing the union's new cornerstone / Brooks D. Simpson -- Epilogue: Lincoln's presidential legacy : the last best hope / Michael Burlingame
Control code
ocn889164937
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
268 pages
Isbn
9780813060644
Lccn
2014040583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780813060644
  • (OCoLC)889164937

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