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Lincoln as President elect

William E. Baringer

Lincoln as President elect

Springfield phase

by William E. Baringer

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by [s.n.] in Urbana, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Political career before 1861.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1857-1861.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby William Eldon Baringer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE457.4 .B25 1940
      The Physical Object
      Pagination13, [1] p. ;
      Number of Pages13
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6416573M
      LC Control Number41007583
      OCLC/WorldCa15351608

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      For his book Lincoln President-Elect, Holzer received awards from The Lincoln Group of New York, The Civil War Round Table of New York, and The Illinois State Historical Society. His young readers' book, Father Abraham: Lincoln and His Sons, won the first James Robertson Jr. Award for Civil War Children's Literature from The Civil War Round Table of New for: scholar of Abraham Lincoln.   Reviews of New Lincoln Books. (Besides coediting the aforementioned “In Lincoln’s Hand,” Holzer is also the author of last year’s “Lincoln President-Elect” and the writer or editor.

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