How Lincoln Mastered his Enemies to Win the Civil War, Free the Slaves, and Preserve the Union
Format: Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: November 2012
6 x 9, 2 photos, 31 illustrations
*NOTE: This book is the paperback version of The Unpopular Mr. Lincoln with a new cover and title!
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Today, Abraham Lincoln is a beloved American icon, widely considered to be our best president. It was not always so. Larry Tagg’s The Battles that Made Abraham Lincoln is the first study of its kind to concentrate on what Lincoln’s contemporaries thought of him during his lifetime, and the obstacles they set before him. Be forewarned: your preconceived notions are about to be shattered. Read More...