Lincoln; An Account of his Personal Life, Especially of its Springs of Action as Revealed and Deepened by the Ordeal of War
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Lincoln; An Account of his Personal Life, Especially of its Springs of Action as Revealed and Deepened by the Ordeal of War

By Nathaniel W. (Nathaniel Wright) Stephenson
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Table of Contents
  • LINCOLN
  • Abraham Lincoln, An Account of His Personal Life, Especially of Its Springs of Action as Revealed and Deepened by the Ordeal of War
    • ACKNOWLEDGMENT
  • I. THE CHILD OF THE FOREST
  • II THE MYSTERIOUS YOUTH
  • III. A VILLAGE LEADER
  • IV. REVELATIONS
  • V. PROSPERITY
  • VI. UNSATISFYING RECOGNITION
  • VII. THE SECOND START
  • VIII. A RETURN TO POLITICS
  • IX. THE LITERARY STATESMAN
  • X. THE DARK HORSE
  • XI. SECESSION
  • XII. THE CRISIS
  • XIII. ECLIPSE
  • XIV. THE STRANGE NEW MAN
  • XV. PRESIDENT AND PREMIER
  • XVI "ON TO RICHMOND!"
  • XVII. DEFINING THE ISSUE
  • XVIII. THE JACOBIN CLUB
  • XIX. THE JACOBINS BECOME INQUISITORS
  • XX. IS CONGRESS THE PRESIDENT'S MASTER?
  • XXI. THE STRUGGLE TO CONTROL THE ARMY
  • XXII. LINCOLN EMERGES
  • XXIII. THE MYSTICAL STATESMAN
  • XXIV. GAMBLING IN GENERALS
  • XXV. A WAR BEHIND THE SCENES
  • XXVI. THE DICTATOR, THE MARPLOT AND THE LITTLE MEN
  • XXVII. THE TRIBUNE OF THE PEOPLE
  • XXVIII. APPARENT ASCENDENCY
  • XXIX. CATASTROPHE
  • XXX. THE PRESIDENT VERSUS THE VINDICTIVES
  • XXXI A MENACING PAUSE
  • XXXII. THE AUGUST CONSPIRACY
  • XXXIII. THE RALLY TO THE PRESIDENT
  • XXXIV. "FATHER ABRAHAM"
  • XXXV. THE MASTER OF THE MOMENT
    • In Lincoln's life there are two great achievements.
  • XXXVI. PREPARING A DIFFERENT WAR
  • XXXVII. FATE INTERPOSES
  • BIBLIOGRAPHY
  • NOTES
    • I. THE CHILD OF THE FOREST.
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