By Allen C. Guelzo,Michael Lind

ISBN-10: 0809328615

ISBN-13: 9780809328611

ISBN-10: 0809335824

ISBN-13: 9780809335824

Despite the main meager of formal educations, Lincoln had a tremendous highbrow interest that drove him into the circle of Enlightenment philosophy and democratic political ideology. And from those, Lincoln constructed a suite of political convictions that guided him all through his lifestyles and his presidency. This compilation of ten essays from Lincoln student Allen C. Guelzo uncovers the hidden assets of Lincoln’s principles and examines the ideals that directed his occupation and taken an finish to slavery and the Civil War.

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