Abraham Lincoln as a Man of Ideas by Allen C. Guelzo,Michael Lind PDF

By Allen C. Guelzo,Michael Lind

Despite the main meager of formal educations, Lincoln had a tremendous highbrow interest that drove him into the circle of Enlightenment philosophy and democratic political ideology. And from those, Lincoln constructed a suite of political convictions that guided him all through his existence and his presidency. This compilation of ten essays from Lincoln pupil Allen C. Guelzo uncovers the hidden assets of Lincoln’s rules and examines the ideals that directed his occupation and taken an finish to slavery and the Civil War.

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