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The Resource Lincoln at Gettysburg : the words that remade America, Garry Wills

Lincoln at Gettysburg : the words that remade America, Garry Wills

Label
Lincoln at Gettysburg : the words that remade America
Title
Lincoln at Gettysburg
Title remainder
the words that remade America
Statement of responsibility
Garry Wills
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examination of the Gettysburg Address and Lincoln in their historical moment and cultural frame breathing new life into the words and revealing much about the President
Summary
An account of Lincoln's revolutionary speech describes how, in the space of 272 words, the President brought to bear the rhetoric of the Greek Revival, the categories of transcendentalism, and the imagery of the Rural Cemetary Movement
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, 1993.
  • ALA Notable Book, 1993.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
154819
Cataloging source
(BRO)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wills, Garry
Dewey number
973.7/092
Index
index present
LC call number
E475.55
LC item number
.W54 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the words that remade America
Label
Lincoln at Gettysburg : the words that remade America, Garry Wills
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Simon & Schuster Lincoln library"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-307) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14604864
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Paperback ed.
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9780671769567
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)156864841
Label
Lincoln at Gettysburg : the words that remade America, Garry Wills
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Simon & Schuster Lincoln library"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-307) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14604864
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Paperback ed.
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9780671769567
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)156864841

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