The Resource Lincoln's citadel : the Civil War in Washington, DC, Kenneth J. Winkle

Lincoln's citadel : the Civil War in Washington, DC, Kenneth J. Winkle

Label
Lincoln's citadel : the Civil War in Washington, DC
Title
Lincoln's citadel
Title remainder
the Civil War in Washington, DC
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth J. Winkle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the Civil War from Abraham Lincoln's point of view in Washington, D.C., chronicling how the president supported fugitive slaves and also personally comforted wounded troops during wartime
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winkle, Kenneth J
Dewey number
975.3/02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E501
LC item number
.W76 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Washington (D.C.)
Label
Lincoln's citadel : the Civil War in Washington, DC, Kenneth J. Winkle
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-463) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Abolition house" -- "Getting the hang of the house": Congressman Abraham Lincoln -- "At war with Washington": the abolitionists -- "A western free state man": Lincoln and slavery -- "Is the center nothing?": Lincoln's middle ground -- "Cleaning the devil out of Washington" -- "A wide spread and powerful conspiracy": warnings and threats from Washington -- "The way we skulked into this city": claiming the presidency -- "This big White House": the Lincoln family -- "White and black, all mixed up together": the African American community -- "A swift and terrible retribution": striking the first blows -- "Order out of confusion": preparing for war -- "I was slow to adopt the strong measures": loyalty and disloyalty -- "If I were only a boy I'd march off tomorrow": the tide of sick and wounded -- "An unknown something called freedom" -- "Tinkering experiments": toward emancipation -- "Freedom triumphant in war and peace": emancipation in Washington -- "We must use what tools we have": toward total war -- "On the soil where they were born": the former slaves -- "The step which, at once, shortens the war": the Emancipation Proclamation -- "Defend what is our own": the limits of freedom -- "Never forget what they did here": honoring the fallen -- "Worth more than a victory in the field": the end in sight -- Epilogue: "The country was ready to say amen."
Control code
ocn842337589
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 486 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9780393081558
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013017206
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)842337589
Label
Lincoln's citadel : the Civil War in Washington, DC, Kenneth J. Winkle
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-463) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Abolition house" -- "Getting the hang of the house": Congressman Abraham Lincoln -- "At war with Washington": the abolitionists -- "A western free state man": Lincoln and slavery -- "Is the center nothing?": Lincoln's middle ground -- "Cleaning the devil out of Washington" -- "A wide spread and powerful conspiracy": warnings and threats from Washington -- "The way we skulked into this city": claiming the presidency -- "This big White House": the Lincoln family -- "White and black, all mixed up together": the African American community -- "A swift and terrible retribution": striking the first blows -- "Order out of confusion": preparing for war -- "I was slow to adopt the strong measures": loyalty and disloyalty -- "If I were only a boy I'd march off tomorrow": the tide of sick and wounded -- "An unknown something called freedom" -- "Tinkering experiments": toward emancipation -- "Freedom triumphant in war and peace": emancipation in Washington -- "We must use what tools we have": toward total war -- "On the soil where they were born": the former slaves -- "The step which, at once, shortens the war": the Emancipation Proclamation -- "Defend what is our own": the limits of freedom -- "Never forget what they did here": honoring the fallen -- "Worth more than a victory in the field": the end in sight -- Epilogue: "The country was ready to say amen."
Control code
ocn842337589
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 486 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9780393081558
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013017206
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)842337589

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