President Lincoln

the duty of a statesman by William Lee Miller

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf in New York

Written in English
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  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865,
  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Military leadership,
  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Ethics,
  • Political leadership -- United States -- Case studies,
  • Command of troops -- Case studies,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Moral and ethical aspects

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby William Lee Miller.
GenreCase studies., Biography.
LC ClassificationsE457.2 .M645 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17906426M
ISBN 109781400041039
LC Control Number2007015677

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