The Duty of a Statesman
ISBN10: 1400034167 ISBN13: 9781400034161 Publisher: Vintage Books Published: Jan 6 2009 Pages: 497 Weight: 0.78lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
A companion volume to the acclaimed Lincoln's Virtues follows America's sixteenth president from inexperienced back-country politician to a head of state confronted by grave issues and moral dilemmas, as he struggled to preserve the United States of America while ending the unjust horrors of human slavery. Reprint. 17,500 first printing.