Lincoln's Greatest Case

Lincoln's Greatest Case

The River, the Bridge, and the Making of America

Book - 2015
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In a dramatic retelling of the Effie Afton case, in which a steamboat barreled into a pillar of the Rock Island Bridge, unalterably changing the course of American transportation history, a historian and lawyer brilliantly recreates Lincoln's most momentous, pre-Civil War trial.
Publisher: New York : Liveright Pub. Corp., c2015
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780871407849
Characteristics: 259 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm


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