The Last Best Hope of Earth

The Last Best Hope of Earth

Abraham Lincoln and the Promise of America

Book - 1993
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Mark E. Neely, Jr., gives us the first compact biography of Abraham Lincoln based on new scholarship. Neely, a Pulitzer prize-winning historian, vividly recaptures the central place of politics in Lincoln's life. Richly illustrated, nuanced and accessible, written with attention to the age in which Lincoln lived, yet ever alert to universal moral questions, this book provides a portrait of Lincoln as an extraordinary man in his own time and ours.
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press ; San Marino, CA : Huntington Library ; Springfield, IL : Illinois State Historical Society, 1993
ISBN: 9780674511262
0674511263
9780674511255
0674511255
Characteristics: viii, 214 p. : ill. ; 25 cm

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