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Author Lachman, Charles.

Title The last Lincolns : the rise and fall of a great American family / Charles Lachman.

Imprint New York : Sterling Pub. Co., c2008.

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    973.7 LAC    Available
Description xi, 483 p., [16] p. of plates ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 469-472) and index.
Contents I: First generation -- The price of rails -- Them little devils -- Lady in black -- Chicago -- The senator's daughter -- Scandal -- Breach and betrayal -- Exile -- Woman of sorrow -- The wanderer -- The trial -- Insane asylum -- "Monster of mankind" -- Secretary of war -- Deathwatch -- The man who could be president -- II: Second generation -- Abraham Lincoln II -- Tycoon -- The newlyweds -- Presidential curse -- Family secrets -- III: Third generation -- The Lincoln Isham Waltz -- "I, Robert Todd Lincoln ..." -- Father unknown -- The Cooper connection -- Epilogue: The last Lincoln.
Subject Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Family.
Lincoln family.
Families -- United States -- Case studies.
ISBN 9781402758904 : $24.95
1402758901

 
    
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