Product Description & Reviews
On May 18, 1860, William H. Seward, Salmon P. Chase, Edward Bates, and Abraham Lincoln waited in their hometowns for the results from the Republican National Convention in Chicago. When Lincoln emerged as the victor, his rivals were dismayed and angry.
Throughout the turbulent 1850s, each had energetically sought the presidency as the conflict over slavery was leading inexorably to secession and civil war. That Lincoln succeeded was the result of a character that had been forged by life experiences that raised him above his more privileged and accomplished rivals. He won because hepossessed an extraordinary ability to put himself in the place of other men, to experience what they were feeling, to understand their motives and desires.
This capacity enabled President Lincoln to bring his disgruntled opponents together, create the most unusual cabinet in history, and marshal their talents to preserve the Union and win the war.
Features & Highlights
|Manufacturer:||Simon & Schuster Audio|
|Brand:||Simon & Schuster Audio|
|Publisher:||Simon & Schuster Audio|
|Studio:||Simon & Schuster Audio|
Have questions about this item, or would like to inquire about a custom or bulk order?
If you have any questions about this product by Simon & Schuster Audio, contact us by completing and submitting the form below. If you are looking for a specif part number, please include it with your message.