Thursday, January 1, 2009

Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Writings 1832-1858, Vol. 1

by Don E. Fehrenbacher (Editor)

From the publisher:
Don E. Fehrenbacher (1920-1997), whom the historian George Fredrickson called "the foremost Lincoln scholar of his generation," was professor of history at Stanford University and the author of several books, including Prelude to Greatness: Lincoln in the 1850's, the Pulitzer Prize-winning The Dred Scott Case: Its Significance in American Law and Politics, and Lincoln in Text and Context. Shortly before his death, he was awarded the 1997 Lincoln Prize, the nation's highest annual award for Civil War studies.

This book's exact release date is unknown but falls within this month.