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Lincoln Reconsidered by David Herbert Donald

Lincoln Reconsidered

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    Feb 13, 2001 | 228 Pages

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Praise

“A common sense, witty, and erudite analysis.”–The Atlantic

Table Of Contents

Preface

O N E
Getting Right with Lincoln

T W O
The Folklore Lincoln

T H R E E
Toward a Reconsideration of Abolitionists

F O U R
An Excess of Democracy:
The American Civil War and the Social Process

F I V E
Education Defective: Lincoln’s Preparation for Greatness

S I X
Herndon and Mary Lincoln

S E V E N
Refighting the Civil War

E I G H T
The Radicals and Lincoln

N I N E
Abraham Lincoln and the American Pragmatic Tradition

T E N
A Whig in the White House

E L E V E N
Reverence for the Laws:
Abraham Lincoln and the Founding Fathers

T W E LV E
A. Lincoln, Politician

Bibliographical Essay
Index

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