Lincoln at Gettysburg the words that remade America

Title Lincoln at Gettysburg the words that remade America
Names Wills, Garry.
Book Number DB035368
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation American historian examines the thought behind the Gettysburg Address. Wills traces Lincoln's use of funeral oratory to the Greek Revival movement. He focuses on the culture of the rural-cemetery movement, the role of Transcendentalism, and the president's revolutionary idea that the ideals of equality in the Declaration of Independence take precedence over the Constitution. Bestseller. Pulitzer Prize.
Narrator Lowenstein, Ralph.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Bestseller - Non-Fiction - BEN
Short Book - SH
Award-Winning Adult Books - AWA
Audience Notes Bestseller.
Male narrator.
Pulitzer Prize winner.
Call Number 973.7092 ANF
Language English
Released 1992
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1992 (AFB, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Simon & Schuster, c1992.
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