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Jonathan F. Putnam, an Abraham Lincoln scholar, will have a book signing and speak on his new novel “How the Young Lincoln Became Our Lincoln” at noon Wednesday at the Athens Community Council on.
The historical fiction “Courting Mr. Lincoln” focuses on the relationship between Abraham Lincoln and his future wife, Mary Todd — as well as his best friend. for his novel (published by Algonquin.
As a person who isn’t the best with talking out. to work on a new story about Abraham Lincoln that I had finally figured out how I wanted to play out after three years or so of imagining scenarios.
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Doris Kearns Goodwin, presidential historian and author of Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, recommends a book that shows how Lincoln prevailed under pressure during the Civil.
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In "Courting Mr. Lincoln," he imagines a sensitive story about two men who were the best of friends and maybe more. It’s these ambiguous, open-ended scenes that make this book so arresting, yet it.
Carter spent many happy hours in a room upstairs, poring over his father’s trove of books about Abraham Lincoln. like him. Lincoln was his hero. Half a century later, Carter, now a best-selling.
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"There are books here for people of all ages," says Tetreault. "There’s young people’s books, there’s an Abraham Lincoln stickers book, there’s an Abraham Lincoln coloring book. And then of course.
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These imagined tete-a-tetes are between Lincoln and Joshua Speed, the man long rumored to be his lover. Bayard, a freelance book reviewer for The Washington. a sensitive story about two men who.
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They come to hear company chairman Charlie Munger, best known for working alongside Warren Buffett. and segued from that question to a discussion about Abraham Lincoln, one of the historical.