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Washington in Lincoln"s time

by Noah Brooks

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Published by Century Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.,
  • Washington, D.C. -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Noah Brooks
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii-ix, 328 p. ;
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24184464M
    OCLC/WorldCa4525598

    Based on rare archival material, obscure trial manuscripts, and interviews with relatives of the conspirators and the manhunters, Chasing Lincoln's Killer is a fast-paced thriller about the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth: a wild twelve-day chase through the streets of Washington, D.C., across the swamps of Maryland, and into the forests of Virginia. The Newbery Honor title, Abraham Lincoln's World sets American history into a world context. Short, beautifully written stories explain what was going on during the years of Abraham Lincoln's birth, childhood, employment as a storekeeper and lawyer, and finally during his years as president. Discover that when Abe Lincoln was a boy romping the woods of Kentucky, 5/5(3).

    North Front of the White House at the time of Lincoln's inauguration. Iron fences and railings control public access to the grounds. The graveled walk, set in a flat-rolled lawn, encircles the Pierre Jean David dAngers statue of Thomas Jefferson, placed there by President James K. Polk in and since in Statuary Hall in the Capitol.   These early years in Washington proved formative for Lincoln. In , now in the White House, Lincoln could gaze out his office window and see the Confederate flag flying across the Potomac. Washington, DC, sat on the front lines of the Civil War. Vulnerable and insecure, the capital was rife with Confederate : Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

    A snapshot where the flashbulb is a lightning bolt from the storm long coming and now bursting on the US from the time of Lincoln's election to his trip to Washington for the inaugural swearing as head of fracturing republic on the brink of its bloodiest war. The book more detils Lincolns journey which gives a summary of each stop and the /5. Book now at Lincoln - DC in Washington, DC. Explore menu, see photos and read reviews: "Great place for a work lunch. Food is good. Service is quick and friendly."/5(K).


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This book presents an extremely interesting look and both Washington DC and Lincoln during the Civil War. It is well written, not over written like much of the prose was during the 19th Century. Brooks is an important figure in the journalism of the time and probably one of 5/5(1).

Century Company, - Washington (D.C.) - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book Washington in Lincoln's time Noah Brooks Snippet view - Washington In Lincoln's Time book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(5). In Mr. Waller's "Lincoln's Spies: Their Secret War to Save a Nation," readers learn about the Civil War's military intelligence officers, counter-intelligence officers, secret.

Washington in Lincoln's time by Brooks, Noah, Publication datec Topics Lincoln, Abraham,Washington (D.C.) -- History Civil War,genealogy Publisher New York, The Century Co.

Collection americana Digitizing sponsor University of Illinois Urbana-ChampaignPages:   Lev Grossman, in his Jan. 31, Time magazine essay, "The Lincoln Compulsion," made this intriguing observation: "There have been more books about Abraham Lincoln than any other American."Author: Michael Taube.

Washington in Lincoln's Time Author Brooks, Noah Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good with no dust jacket Binding Hardcover Publisher The Century Company Date published Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former Author: Brooks, Noah.

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New York: Century Co., Get this from a library. Washington in Lincoln's time. [Noah Brooks; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)] -- Reprint of abook developed around Civil War correspondent Brooks' dispatches originally sent to a Pacific coast newspaper: "The Sacramento Union.".

Grouped Work ID: 24c88cb2-fba2f-2bdc8a0df8: Full title: washington in lincolns time: Author: brooks noah: Grouping Category: book: Last Update: PM. A crowd gathers for President Abraham Lincoln’s second inauguration on March 4, His words touched on the heartbreak and loss of the Civil War, which would soon be : Adam Goodheart.

Lincoln at Washington; Meeting Mr. Lincoln; WHITE HOUSE. Downstairs; Upstairs; Non Public Areas; Grounds and Entrance; Changes in the White House; WASHINGTON. The War Effort; Other Government Buildings; Parks and Pennsylvania Avenue; Hotels and Other Public Buildings; Homes; Maps; RESIDENTS & VISITORS.

Family; Relatives and Residents; Cabinet. Abraham Lincoln and George Washington are two of the most famous presidents in United States history. They both served two terms in office during their own time and are memorialized in the present by statues, U.S.

currency, and Mount Rushmore. George Washington was the first president of United States. He served from –   Bayard offers readers no absolutes. At book’s end, who’s courting Lincoln remains an enticing mystery.

Carol Memmott is a freelance. Lincoln’s Washington and the author of a fine book, The Burning of Washington, about the British torching of the city on Aug but the Lincolns had a hard time finding Author: Christopher Buckley. Washington in Lincoln's Time | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

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Ship This Item — Temporarily Out of Stock Online. Pages: Public amusements, which have languished since Abraham was President, are reviving in the revival of good times, and people are finding time to laugh again.” 9.

Only once in the four years of the Civil War did actual warfare intrude on the District of Columbia – in July But the war was never far from President Lincoln’s mind.

Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Washington in Lincoln's Time () () by Brooks, Range: $ - $. Washington, D.C. was the crucible in which Lincoln’s momentous years in office were cast.

Although downtown adjacent to the White House has retained little of its Civil War-era character, if you know where to look, the events of Lincoln’s time in the city come to life, whether you are studying a 20th-century office building or a Victorian.Located on a picturesque hilltop on the grounds of the historic Soldiers’ Home in Northwest Washington, D.C., President Lincoln’s Cottage offers a unique, historic, and award-winning setting for special events.

This beloved home was used by the Lincoln family and served as an important entertainment venue during the Civil War. While in residence, Lincoln visited with .Washington in Lincolns Time: Noah Brooks: Paperback: General book.