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The Resource The wit & wisdom of Abraham Lincoln : a treasury of quotations, anecdotes, and observations, James C. Humes ; with a foreword by Lamar Alexander.

The wit & wisdom of Abraham Lincoln : a treasury of quotations, anecdotes, and observations, James C. Humes ; with a foreword by Lamar Alexander.

Label
The wit & wisdom of Abraham Lincoln : a treasury of quotations, anecdotes, and observations
Title
The wit & wisdom of Abraham Lincoln
Title remainder
a treasury of quotations, anecdotes, and observations
Statement of responsibility
James C. Humes ; with a foreword by Lamar Alexander.
Title variation
Wit and wisdom of Abraham Lincoln
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book contains the entire contents of Lincoln's most legendary addresses, including his first candidacy announcement made in 1832, both his inaugural speeches, and his "House Divided" speech. There are also comments on contemporaries, and an entire chapter dedicated to 'Lincoln lore.'
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1809-1865
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lincoln, Abraham
Dewey number
973.7/092
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.99
LC item number
.H88 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Humes, James C
  • Alexander, Lamar
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Quotations, American
Target audience
adult
Label
The wit & wisdom of Abraham Lincoln : a treasury of quotations, anecdotes, and observations, James C. Humes ; with a foreword by Lamar Alexander.
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, c1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-230) 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
Abe's adages -- Lincoln lore -- Assassination secrets -- Colleagues and copperheads -- Gettysburg gems -- Abe's anecdotes -- Abe's Addresses -- Lincoln's time line
Control code
13657662
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
xviii, 250 pages
Isbn
9780517207192
Lccn
99014882
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41017347
  • (Sirsi) o41017347
Label
The wit & wisdom of Abraham Lincoln : a treasury of quotations, anecdotes, and observations, James C. Humes ; with a foreword by Lamar Alexander.
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, c1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-230) 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
Abe's adages -- Lincoln lore -- Assassination secrets -- Colleagues and copperheads -- Gettysburg gems -- Abe's anecdotes -- Abe's Addresses -- Lincoln's time line
Control code
13657662
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
xviii, 250 pages
Isbn
9780517207192
Lccn
99014882
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41017347
  • (Sirsi) o41017347

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