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Civil War Era Studies; History


An enlightening "intellectual biography" of Lincoln, Allen Guelzo's peerless account of America's most celebrated president explores the role of ideas in Lincoln's life, treating him as a serious thinker deeply involved in the nineteenth-century debates over politics, religion, and culture. Written with passion and dramatic impact, Guelzo's masterful study offers a revealing new perspective on a man whose life was in many ways a paradox.


Attached is the introduction to Dr. Allen C. Guelzo's book, Abraham Lincoln: Redeemer President.

Recipient of the Lincoln Prize in 2000 and the Abraham Lincoln Institute of the Mid-Atlantic's Book Prize in 2000.

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