Lincoln’s Persuasive Power
William Nester's newest book, on how "Lincoln and other key leaders from 1848 to 1876 reacted to the crises and opportunities they faced and in so doing decisively shaped American history" (7), reminds us why that era remains the public's most popular historical....
Von Bothmer, Bernard
"The Age of Lincoln and the Art of American Power, 1848-1876,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 16
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol16/iss4/14