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The Resource The wit and wisdom of Abraham Lincoln : a book of quotations, Abraham Lincoln ; edited by Bob Blaisdell

The wit and wisdom of Abraham Lincoln : a book of quotations, Abraham Lincoln ; edited by Bob Blaisdell

Label
The wit and wisdom of Abraham Lincoln : a book of quotations
Title
The wit and wisdom of Abraham Lincoln
Title remainder
a book of quotations
Statement of responsibility
Abraham Lincoln ; edited by Bob Blaisdell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The most eloquent of American presidents, Lincoln seemed to have a comment sagacious or humorous on just about anything that mattered. This concise compendium offers his astute observations on a variety of subjectsfrom women to warfare ... Quotations are arranged chronologically within such topics as family and friends, the law, politics and the presidency, story-telling, religion, and morality. Students, writers, public speakers, and other readers will find this thought-provoking and entertaining volume an excellent introduction to the sixteenth presidents wit, common sense, and insight"--Amazon.com
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/092
Index
no index present
LC call number
E457.99
LC item number
.B63 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Dover thrift editions
Label
The wit and wisdom of Abraham Lincoln : a book of quotations, Abraham Lincoln ; edited by Bob Blaisdell
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0623/2005041331-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page v)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
America and Liberty -- Education and Advice for Young People -- Family and Friends -- His Life and Character : Childhood to Death -- Law and the Constitution -- Politics and Politicians -- The Presidency -- Religion, Morality, and Human Frailty -- Secession -- Slavery and the Emancipation Proclamation -- Story-Telling and Speech-Making -- The War and His Generals -- Women and Marriage
Control code
57754165
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
vi, 90 pages
Isbn
9780486440972
Lccn
2005041331
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). Paperbound. In container.
System control number
(OCoLC)57754165
Label
The wit and wisdom of Abraham Lincoln : a book of quotations, Abraham Lincoln ; edited by Bob Blaisdell
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0623/2005041331-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page v)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
America and Liberty -- Education and Advice for Young People -- Family and Friends -- His Life and Character : Childhood to Death -- Law and the Constitution -- Politics and Politicians -- The Presidency -- Religion, Morality, and Human Frailty -- Secession -- Slavery and the Emancipation Proclamation -- Story-Telling and Speech-Making -- The War and His Generals -- Women and Marriage
Control code
57754165
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
vi, 90 pages
Isbn
9780486440972
Lccn
2005041331
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). Paperbound. In container.
System control number
(OCoLC)57754165

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