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The Resource Abraham Lincoln, the quest for immortality, by Dwight G. Anderson

Abraham Lincoln, the quest for immortality, by Dwight G. Anderson

Label
Abraham Lincoln, the quest for immortality
Title
Abraham Lincoln, the quest for immortality
Statement of responsibility
by Dwight G. Anderson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/092/4
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.2
LC item number
.A58 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Abraham Lincoln, the quest for immortality, by Dwight G. Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [239]-264) 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
The inheritance of the fathers : Parson Weems and Washington's farewell address. President without a name ; Politics and familial strife : the first civil war ; The farewell address : parental authority and the founding of 1789 ; Weems as Rousseau -- Dreams of Elysium : visions of death and immortality. Herndon and Lincoln's religion ; The Lyceum address : fantasies of greatness ; Elysian roots : death and madness ; Angels and fools : the liberation from oppression ; Claims of divine authority : a rehearsal for martyrdom -- The founding of a political religion. God's American Israel ; Controlling events : a theodicy of failure ; Interpreting events : sacrificial death and rebirth ; Death and the resolution of guilt -- Lincoln's legacy : myth of the eternal return. Reenactment and refoundation ; Death of the civic God
Control code
7732933
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 271 pages
Isbn
9780394491738
Lccn
81013738
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Stephen Harrigan, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-077). With dust jacket.
System control number
(OCoLC)7732933
Label
Abraham Lincoln, the quest for immortality, by Dwight G. Anderson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [239]-264) 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
The inheritance of the fathers : Parson Weems and Washington's farewell address. President without a name ; Politics and familial strife : the first civil war ; The farewell address : parental authority and the founding of 1789 ; Weems as Rousseau -- Dreams of Elysium : visions of death and immortality. Herndon and Lincoln's religion ; The Lyceum address : fantasies of greatness ; Elysian roots : death and madness ; Angels and fools : the liberation from oppression ; Claims of divine authority : a rehearsal for martyrdom -- The founding of a political religion. God's American Israel ; Controlling events : a theodicy of failure ; Interpreting events : sacrificial death and rebirth ; Death and the resolution of guilt -- Lincoln's legacy : myth of the eternal return. Reenactment and refoundation ; Death of the civic God
Control code
7732933
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 271 pages
Isbn
9780394491738
Lccn
81013738
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Stephen Harrigan, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-077). With dust jacket.
System control number
(OCoLC)7732933

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