The Resource Abraham Lincoln : the prairie years and the war years, Carl Sandburg

Abraham Lincoln : the prairie years and the war years, Carl Sandburg

Label
Abraham Lincoln : the prairie years and the war years
Title
Abraham Lincoln
Title remainder
the prairie years and the war years
Statement of responsibility
Carl Sandburg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This biography is drawn from the six volume work on Lincoln and new research uncovered since the original publication
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1878-1967
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sandburg, Carl
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
E457
LC item number
.S215
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Presidents
  • Hommes d'État
  • Presidents
  • Présidents
  • États-Unis
  • United States
Label
Abraham Lincoln : the prairie years and the war years, Carl Sandburg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • One-volume edition
  • LC copies 6 and 7 have dust jackets.
Bibliography note
"Sources and acknowledgments": p. 743-747
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wilderness beginnings -- New Salem days -- The young legislator -- Lawyer in Springfield -- "I am going to be married" -- Running for Congress -- Congressman Lincoln -- Back home in Springfield -- Restless growing America -- The deepening slavery issue -- The great debates -- Strange friend and friendly stranger -- "Only events can make a president" -- "Mary, we're elected" -- The house dividing -- "I bid you an affectionate farewell" -- America whither? -- Lincoln journey to Washington -- Lincoln takes the oath as president -- Sumter and war challenge -- call for troops -- Jefferson Davis -- his government -- Turmoil -- fear -- hazards -- Bull run -- McClellan -- Fremont -- the Trent affair -- The politics of war -- corruption -- Donelson-Grant-Shiloh -monitor and Merrimac -- "seven days" -- the draft -- Second bull run -- bloody Antietam-chaos -- The involved slavery issue -- preliminary Emancipation Proclamation -- McClellan's "slows" -- election losses -- Fredericksburg -- '62 message -- Thunder over the cabinet -- Murfreesboro -- Final Emancipation Proclamation, '63 -- "More horses than oats" -- office seekers -- Hooker -- Chancellorsville -- calamity -- Will Grant take Vicksburg? -- Deep shadows -- Lincoln in early '63 -- The man in the White House -- Gettysburg -- Vicksburg siege -- deep tides, '63 -- Lincoln at storm center -- Chickamauga -- elections won, '63 -- Lincoln speaks at Gettysburg -- Epic '63 draws to a close -- Grant given high command, '64 -- Will his party renominate Lincoln? -- Jay Cooke -- cash for war -- hard times and flush -- Chase thirsts to run for president -- Spring of '64 -- blood and anger -- Grant's offensive, '64 -- free press -- Lincoln visits the army -- The Lincoln-Johnson ticket of the National Union Party -- Washington on the defensive -- peace babblings -- "The darkest month of the war" -- August '64 -- The fierce fall campaign of '64 -- Lincoln's laughter -- and his religion -- The pardoner -- The man who had become the issue -- Election day, November 8, 1864 -- Lincoln names a chief justice -- The "lost army" -- the South in fire and blood -- war prisons -- The bitter year of '64 comes to a close -- "Forever free" -- the thirteenth amendment -- Heavy smoke -- dark smoke -- The second inaugural -- Endless executive routine -- Lincoln visits Grant's army -- Grant breaks Lee's line -- Richmond falls -- appomattox -- "Not in sorrow, but in gladness of heart" -- Negotiations -- an ominous dream -- The calendar says Good Friday -- Blood on the moon -- Shock -- the assassin -- a stricken people -- A tree is best measure when it's down -- Vast pageant -- then great quiet
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 762 pages, 34 unnumbered pages
Lccn
54009720
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)9035714
Label
Abraham Lincoln : the prairie years and the war years, Carl Sandburg
Publication
Note
  • One-volume edition
  • LC copies 6 and 7 have dust jackets.
Bibliography note
"Sources and acknowledgments": p. 743-747
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wilderness beginnings -- New Salem days -- The young legislator -- Lawyer in Springfield -- "I am going to be married" -- Running for Congress -- Congressman Lincoln -- Back home in Springfield -- Restless growing America -- The deepening slavery issue -- The great debates -- Strange friend and friendly stranger -- "Only events can make a president" -- "Mary, we're elected" -- The house dividing -- "I bid you an affectionate farewell" -- America whither? -- Lincoln journey to Washington -- Lincoln takes the oath as president -- Sumter and war challenge -- call for troops -- Jefferson Davis -- his government -- Turmoil -- fear -- hazards -- Bull run -- McClellan -- Fremont -- the Trent affair -- The politics of war -- corruption -- Donelson-Grant-Shiloh -monitor and Merrimac -- "seven days" -- the draft -- Second bull run -- bloody Antietam-chaos -- The involved slavery issue -- preliminary Emancipation Proclamation -- McClellan's "slows" -- election losses -- Fredericksburg -- '62 message -- Thunder over the cabinet -- Murfreesboro -- Final Emancipation Proclamation, '63 -- "More horses than oats" -- office seekers -- Hooker -- Chancellorsville -- calamity -- Will Grant take Vicksburg? -- Deep shadows -- Lincoln in early '63 -- The man in the White House -- Gettysburg -- Vicksburg siege -- deep tides, '63 -- Lincoln at storm center -- Chickamauga -- elections won, '63 -- Lincoln speaks at Gettysburg -- Epic '63 draws to a close -- Grant given high command, '64 -- Will his party renominate Lincoln? -- Jay Cooke -- cash for war -- hard times and flush -- Chase thirsts to run for president -- Spring of '64 -- blood and anger -- Grant's offensive, '64 -- free press -- Lincoln visits the army -- The Lincoln-Johnson ticket of the National Union Party -- Washington on the defensive -- peace babblings -- "The darkest month of the war" -- August '64 -- The fierce fall campaign of '64 -- Lincoln's laughter -- and his religion -- The pardoner -- The man who had become the issue -- Election day, November 8, 1864 -- Lincoln names a chief justice -- The "lost army" -- the South in fire and blood -- war prisons -- The bitter year of '64 comes to a close -- "Forever free" -- the thirteenth amendment -- Heavy smoke -- dark smoke -- The second inaugural -- Endless executive routine -- Lincoln visits Grant's army -- Grant breaks Lee's line -- Richmond falls -- appomattox -- "Not in sorrow, but in gladness of heart" -- Negotiations -- an ominous dream -- The calendar says Good Friday -- Blood on the moon -- Shock -- the assassin -- a stricken people -- A tree is best measure when it's down -- Vast pageant -- then great quiet
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 762 pages, 34 unnumbered pages
Lccn
54009720
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)9035714

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