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Wrestling with His Angel: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln, 1849-1856

July 12, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Volume II of Sidney Blumenthal’s acclaimed biography, The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln, reveals the future President’s genius as he found his voice and helped create a new political party. A book signing follows the program.


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