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Lincoln At Home

Two Glimpses of Abraham Lincoln"s Family Life

by David Herbert Donald

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Presidents & Heads of State,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Correspondence,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • Presidents,
  • Historical - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Historical,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7926888M
    ISBN 100743211421
    ISBN 109780743211420

    A unique book about Abraham Lincoln and the family who guarded him during his time spent at Lincoln's Cottage at the Soldiers' Home—the "Camp David" of the times. Lincoln spent one quarter of his presidency there and is believed to have written a draft of the Emancipation Proclamation. Told in diary form, "Three Miles from Providence" starts at Lincoln's inaugural in and concludes seven. The Lincoln Bedroom for contributors controversy was an American political controversy in the s during the Clinton refers to the alleged selling of overnight stays in the Lincoln Bedroom in the White House in return for political campaign contributions. It occurred in the context of the larger and somewhat separately focused United States campaign finance controversy.

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Lincoln At Home by David Herbert Donald Download PDF EPUB FB2

David Herbert Donald is the author of We Are Lincoln Men, Lincoln, which won the prestigious Lincoln Prize and was on the New York Times bestseller list for fourteen weeks, and Lincoln at Home.

He has twice won the Pulitzer Prize, for Charles Sumner and the Coming of the Civil War, and for Look Homeward: A Life of Thomas Wolfe. He is the Charles Warren Professor of American History /5(7). This book, "Lincoln at Home," is a thin volume giving "two glimpses" of Abraham Lincoln's family life.

And glimpses are what they are. The first is based on a lecture Donald gave at the White House in at the invitation of then President George H.W. Bush. In it Donald gives superficial insights into the Lincoln family life/5.

Lincoln at Home offers a view into the life of the family through their written correspondence. With a brief account of their years in the White House and the complete collection of all the known letters exchanged by Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln, this elegant portrait defines the sixteenth president as a dedicated -- though often a desperately busy and distracted -- family ed on: Novem Lincoln at home / engd.

by H.B. Hall. Summary Print showing Abraham Lincoln, full-length portrait, sitting in Lincoln At Home book on the left with Mary Todd standing next to him, and sons Thomas and Robert Todd at a desk on the right. Contributor Names.

Lincoln at home is a very nice book--it does contain the very few domestic letters between Abraham Lincoln and his wife. David Herbert Donald essentially moved some text from his other writings for this volume. I recognize most of the information/5. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Lincoln At Home: Two Glimpses Of Abraham Lincolns Family Life at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

About the Author. David Herbert Donald is the author of We Are Lincoln Men, Lincoln, which won the prestigious Lincoln Prize and was on the New York Times bestseller list for fourteen weeks, and Lincoln at s: The Lincoln Hypothesis: A Modern-day Abolitionist Investigates the Possible Connection Between Joseph Smith, the Book of Mormon, and Abraham Lincoln by.

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In this photo, also by Gardner, Lincoln poses next to a tent that was occupied by the U.S. Secret Service.

To the left of Lincoln, dressed in civilian garb, is Scottish-born Allan Pinkerton, who immigrated to the U.S. in and formed the Pinkerton National Detective Agency. Major General John A. McClernand stands at Lincoln’s right.

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A reader of George Saunders’ novel Lincoln in the Bardo will make immediate comparisons to Thornton Wilder’s drama Our Town and Edgar Lee Master’s book Spoon River Anthology as well as observing references to Dante’s Inferno and the Bible.President Lincoln and Soldiers’ Home National Monument, sometimes shortened to President Lincoln's Cottage, is a national monument on the grounds of the Soldiers' Home, known today as the Armed Forces Retirement is located near ent Lincoln's Cottage was formerly known as Anderson Cottage.

President Abraham Lincoln and family resided seasonally on the grounds of .The Thomas Lincoln family and Elizabeth and Thomas Sparrow often lived near one another.

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