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Land of Lincoln

Adventures in Abe"s America
  • 4.83 MB
  • English
Tantor Media
History, Unabridged Audio - Travel, History: American, Essays & Travelogues, General, Chronological Period/1851-1899, History/United States - Civil War, Topical/Civil War, Travel / Essays & Travelogues, Travel/United States - General, Unabridged Audio / Travel, United States - Civil War, United States - General, Audiobooks, Biography, Miscellanea, Presidents, Public opinion, United S
ContributionsPatrick Girard Lawlor (Narrator)
The Physical Object
FormatAudio CD
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8365036M
ISBN 101400104327
ISBN 139781400104321

"Land of Lincoln", by Weekly Standard staff writer Andrew Ferguson, is about Abraham Lincoln in contemporary America. Ferguson visits and talks with everything from a meeting of Lincoln-haters, to the new Lincoln Library in Springfield, Illinois, to a convention for Lincoln impersonators, presenting each with a lightly humorous by: 4.

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Lincoln County Land Services N. Sales Street Ste. Merrill, WI e-mail: Land Information Program Manager. Lincoln Land Community College, Shepherd Road, Springfield, Illinois   In Land of Lincoln, Andrew Ferguson packs his bags and embarks on a journey to the heart of contemporary Lincoln Nation, where he encounters a world as funny as it is poignant, and a population as devoted as it is colorful.

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By Andrew Ferguson. New York, NY: Atlantic Monthly Press, ; pp., cloth, $; paper, $ As the bicentennial of Abraham Lincoln's birth in February approaches, Americans can expect even more than the usual large number of volumes dedicated to the nation's 16th president. Available on this system: Plat Index and Images from Book A1 to Current.

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