Abraham Lincoln Esq

Author: Roger Billings
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813139937
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But before he took the oath of office, Lincoln practiced law for nearly twenty-five years in the Illinois courts. Abraham Lincoln, Esq.

Lincoln S Greatest Case The River The Bridge And The Making Of America

Author: Brian McGinty
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 087140785X
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Chicago: Democratic Press Job and Book Steam Printing Office, 1854. Rice,
Allen ... Reminiscences of Abraham Lincoln by Distinguished Men of His Time. ...
In Abraham Lincoln, Esq.: The Legal Career of America's Greatest President, ed.

Abraham Lincoln

Author: Michael Burlingame
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421409739
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"A magisterial enterprise."—William Safire, New York Times "No review could do complete justice to the magnificent two-volume biography that has been so well-wrought by Michael Burlingame."—Christopher Hitchens, Atlantic Monthly "The ...

Lincoln S America

Author: Joseph R. Fornieri
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809387131
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Abraham. Lincoln: The. Making. of. the. Attorney-in-Chief. Frank J. Williams.
America's. sixteenth president is best known for his political career, but his
quarter-century practice of the law prepared him for his ultimate role as the
attorney-in-chief ...

Abraham Lincoln

Author: Benjamin P. Thomas
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 0809386925
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The volume's clarity of style makes it accessible to beginners, but it is complex and nuanced enough to interest longtime Lincoln scholars.

Abraham Lincoln

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By James H. Landman James Landman is associate director of the American Bar
Association Division for Public Education in ... The following article is adapted
from Paul Finkelman, "Abraham Lincoln: Prairie Lawyer," in America's Lawyer-
Presidents: From Law Office to Oval Office, ed. ... Abraham Lincoln was not only
one of our nation's greatest Presidents, he also was one of the most
accomplished lawyers of his time, rising to the top of the legal profession in his
home state of lllinois.

Congressional Record

Publisher: Government Printing Office
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Mr. Speaker, this resolution honors Louis D. Brandeis, one of America's greatest
jurists and legal minds, on the occasion of ... After graduating from Harvard Law
School at age 20 with the highest grade average in the college's history, he
embarked on a legal career in ... to note attended the Republican Party
Convention in 1860 that nominated Abraham Lincoln as President of the United
States. ... He was best known for his work as a lawyer and justice, and while he
eventually earned ...

You Are God S Gift To The World

Author: Louis M. Savary with Patricia H. Berne
Publisher: BalboaPress
ISBN: 1452566453
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Failure and Success Abraham Lincoln is universally recognized as one of the
greatest American presidents, but he had numerous failures in his career. In the
long run, he was a very successful politician and lawyer. However, his setbacks ...

Judging Lincoln

Author: Frank J. Williams
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 9780809327591
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Lincoln: Commander. in. Chief. or. "Attorney. in. Chief"? BECAUSE more is now
known about Abraham Lincoln's legal practice than ever before, historians risk
the temptation to focus too much on his legal career and not enough on ...
Although he was defeated in his first effort to become a state legislator, the effort
signaled that Lincoln's greatest satisfaction in ... According to Thomas A. Bailey's
study of presidential greatness, "The American people admire a chieftain who
can command ...