Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-29 - Publisher: Simon & Schuster
WINNER OF THE LINCOLN FORUM BOOK PRIZE “A Lincoln classic...superb.” —The Washington Post “A book for our time.”—Doris Kearns Goodwin Lincoln on the Verge tells the dramatic story of America’s greatest president discovering his own strength to save the Republic. As a divided nation plunges into the deepest crisis in
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-16 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster
"Volume II of Sidney Blumenthal's ... biography ... reveals the future president's genius during the most decisive period of his political life when he seizes the moment, finds his voice, and helps create a new political party"--Dust jacket flap.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
Engineering Expansion examines the U.S. Army's role in economic development from 1787 to 1860. The book shows how the Army shaped the American economy by expanding the nation's borders; maintaining the rule of law; building roads, bridges, and railroads; and creating manufacturing innovations that spread throughout the private sector.