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Lincoln Reconsidered: Essays on the Civil War Era - David Herbert Donald
Lincoln Reconsidered: Essays on the Civil War Era
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David Herbert Donald, Lincoln biographer and winner of the Pulitzer Prize, has revised and updated his classic and influential book on Lincoln and the era he dominated.When Lincoln Reconsidered was first published it ushered in the process of rethinking the Civil War that continues to this day. ... show more
David Herbert Donald, Lincoln biographer and winner of the Pulitzer Prize, has revised and updated his classic and influential book on Lincoln and the era he dominated.When Lincoln Reconsidered was first published it ushered in the process of rethinking the Civil War that continues to this day. In the third edition, David provides two important new essays, on Lincoln's patchy education—which we find was more extensive than even the great man realized—and on Lincoln's complex and conflicted relationship to the rule of law. Together with a new preface and a thoroughly updated bibliographical essay, Lincoln Reconsidered will continue to be a touchstone of Lincoln scholarship for decades to come.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780375725326 (0375725326)
Publisher: Vintage
Pages no: 224
Edition language: English
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4.0 Review of Lincoln Reconsidered by David Hebert Donald
I enjoyed this collection of essays taking a "revisionist" view of Abraham Lincoln. Most of these essays were published many decades ago, but that does not make them any less relevant to anyone studying Lincoln. I enjoyed the detailed examination of many different aspects of Lincoln (his views on th...
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