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Anbinder, Tyler Gregory (1992). Nativism and Slavery: The Northern Know Nothings and the Politics of the 1850’s. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Angle, P. M. (Ed.) (1947). The Lincoln Reader (1st ed.). New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.

The Abraham Lincoln Papers 1833-1916. Library of Congress. Washington, D.C.

Basler, Roy P., et al., & Abraham Lincoln Association (Eds.) (1953). The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. 9 vols. Rutgers University Press. ISBN 978-0-8135-0172-7.

Blumenthal, Sidney. (2016). A Self-Made Man: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln, 1809 – 1854. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster. ISBN 147677725X

Blumenthal, Sidney. (2017). Wrestling With His Angel: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln Vol. II, 1849-1856. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster. ISBN 1501153781

Burlingame, Michael (2008). Abraham Lincoln: A Life. 2 vols. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press. ISBN 0801889936

Catton, Bruce (1956). This Hallowed Ground. Garden City & New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc.

Congressional Globe. Thirtieth Congress: First Session, New Series, No. 10, (entry date: January 12, 1848): pp.154-56.

Curtis, W.E. (1903). The True Abraham Lincoln. Philadephia, PA: J.B. Lippencott Company.

Goodwin, Doris Kearns (2005). Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster. ISBN 0-684-82490-6

Greeley, Horace (1868). Recollections of a Busy Life. New York, NY: J.B. Ford & Company.

Gross, A., & Lincoln, A. (1912). Lincoln’s Own Stories. Collected and edited by A. Gross. With portrait. New York & London: Harper & Bros.

Holzer, H., & Symonds, C. L. (2010). The New York Times Complete Civil War, 1861-1865. New York, NY: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, Inc. ISBN 1579128459, 9781579128456

Kerner, F. (1965). A Treasury of Lincoln Quotations. New York, NY: Doubleday and Company Inc.

Lewis, LLoyd (1941). Myths After Lincoln (with an Introduction by Carl Sandburg). New York, NY: The Press of the Readers Club.

McClure, Alexander K. (1901). Lincoln’s Yarns and Stories: A Complete Collection of the Funny and Witty Anecdotes that made Abraham Lincoln Famous as America’s Greatest Story Teller With Introduction and Anecdotes. Chicago, IL & Philadelphia, PA: The John C. Winston Company.

Monaghan, Jay. (1945). Diplomat in carpet slippers: Abraham Lincoln Deals with Foreign Affairs. Indianapolis, IN & New York, NY: Bobbs-Merrill Co.

Ostendorf, Lloyd (1998). Lincoln Photographs: A Complete Album. Dayton, OH: Rockywood Press. ISBN 0890290873

Power, John Carroll (1889). Abraham Lincoln: His Life, Public Services, Death and Great Funeral Cortege, with a History and Descriptioon of the National Lincoln Monument, With an Appendix. Chicago & Springfield, IL: H.W. Rokker, Publisher.

Ross, Ishbel (1973). The President’s Wife: Mary Todd Lincoln. New York, NY: G.P Putnam’s Sons.

Sandburg, Carl (1954) Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and the War Years. (Book Club Edition). New York: Harcourt Brace & World.  [Note: This was the condensed version of his 6 volume work (publ. 1929 and 1939) that Sandburg produced in 1954.]  

Sandburg, Carl & The Religious Tract Society of London (Eds.) (1957). Lincoln’s Devotional Introduction by Carl Sandburg. Great Neck, NY: Channel Press.

Steiner, Mark (2006).An Honest Calling: The Law Practice of Abraham Lincoln. DeKalb, IL: Northern Illinois University Press  ISBN 087580358X

Thornton, Brian (2006). 101 Things You Didn’t Know about Lincoln. Avon MA: Adams Media.

Walsh, William Shepard, ed. (1909). Abraham Lincoln and the London Punch; cartoons, comments and poems, published in the London charivari, during the American Civil War (1861-1865). New York, NY: Moffat, Yard and Company.

Zeitz, Joshua (2014). Lincoln’s Boys: John Hay, John Nicolay, and the War for Lincoln’s Image. New York, NY: Penguin Group, (USA) L.L.C.


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