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The age of Lincoln, Orville Vernon Burton

Label
The age of Lincoln
Title
The age of Lincoln
Statement of responsibility
Orville Vernon Burton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In a remarkable reappraisal of Lincoln, distinguished historian Burton shows how the Kentucky-born president's Southernness empowered him to conduct a civil war that redefined freedom as a personal right protected by the rule of law. In the violent decades that followed, the extent of that freedom would be contested by racism and unregulated capitalism, but not its central place in what defined the country"--Publisher description
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burton, Orville Vernon
Dewey number
973.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E415.7
LC item number
.B87 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Whitman College
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Reconstruction (United States : 1865-1877)
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • United States
  • United States
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • United States
  • Sezessionskrieg
  • Politischer Wandel
  • USA
  • USA
  • USA
  • Sezessionskrieg <1861-1865>
  • Reconstruction
  • USA
Label
The age of Lincoln, Orville Vernon Burton
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-400) 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
Kindred spirits and double-minded men -- "Gale of simple freedom" -- To carry out the Lord's vengeance -- Washed in the blood -- "Southerner by birth" -- "The coming of the Lord" -- "A giant holocaust of death" -- "I want you to come home" -- "To square accounts" -- The promised land -- "The safeguard of the Republic" -- "A dead radical is very harmless" -- The new colossus -- A cross of gold
Control code
ocm76262240
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
420 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780809095131
Lccn
2006037960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
VM454944
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o76262240
  • (OCoLC)76262240
Label
The age of Lincoln, Orville Vernon Burton
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-400) 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
Kindred spirits and double-minded men -- "Gale of simple freedom" -- To carry out the Lord's vengeance -- Washed in the blood -- "Southerner by birth" -- "The coming of the Lord" -- "A giant holocaust of death" -- "I want you to come home" -- "To square accounts" -- The promised land -- "The safeguard of the Republic" -- "A dead radical is very harmless" -- The new colossus -- A cross of gold
Control code
ocm76262240
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
420 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780809095131
Lccn
2006037960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
VM454944
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o76262240
  • (OCoLC)76262240

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