The Resource One man great enough : Abraham Lincoln's road to Civil War, John C. Waugh

One man great enough : Abraham Lincoln's road to Civil War, John C. Waugh

Label
One man great enough : Abraham Lincoln's road to Civil War
Title
One man great enough
Title remainder
Abraham Lincoln's road to Civil War
Statement of responsibility
John C. Waugh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines Abraham Lincoln's emergence onto the political scene in the years leading up to the Civil War and draws on Lincoln's own words to explore his response to the issues that shaped the war and his presidency
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Waugh, John C
Dewey number
973.7092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.3
LC item number
.W25 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
973.7092 W354o
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Illinois
Label
One man great enough : Abraham Lincoln's road to Civil War, John C. Waugh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 455-463) 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
The uncoiling of the serpent -- The dark and bloody ground -- The Hoosier years -- New Salem -- Politics -- Vandalia -- Death in Alton -- Springfield -- Young Hickory -- The Ballyhoo campaign -- Lincoln in love -- The steam engine in breeches and the engine that knew no rest -- "Who is James K. Polk?" -- Laying Congressional pipe -- Seeing spots -- Lincoln's other life -- What he had become -- Tempest -- Lincoln emerges -- Political earthquake -- At the crossroads -- Axe handles and wedges -- A house divided -- The debates -- Spreading the gospel -- Cooper union -- Reaching for the brass ring -- Chicago -- The four legged race -- Firebell in the night -- Getting there -- The war comes -- Twilight of the little giant
Control code
ocm85898938
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
479 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780151010714
Lccn
2007009588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)85898938
Label
One man great enough : Abraham Lincoln's road to Civil War, John C. Waugh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 455-463) 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
The uncoiling of the serpent -- The dark and bloody ground -- The Hoosier years -- New Salem -- Politics -- Vandalia -- Death in Alton -- Springfield -- Young Hickory -- The Ballyhoo campaign -- Lincoln in love -- The steam engine in breeches and the engine that knew no rest -- "Who is James K. Polk?" -- Laying Congressional pipe -- Seeing spots -- Lincoln's other life -- What he had become -- Tempest -- Lincoln emerges -- Political earthquake -- At the crossroads -- Axe handles and wedges -- A house divided -- The debates -- Spreading the gospel -- Cooper union -- Reaching for the brass ring -- Chicago -- The four legged race -- Firebell in the night -- Getting there -- The war comes -- Twilight of the little giant
Control code
ocm85898938
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
479 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780151010714
Lccn
2007009588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)85898938

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