History Courses For

Dr. Christopher C. Lovett

Lincoln Bibliography

Berg, Scott W. 38 Nooses: Lincoln, Little Crow, and the Beginning of the Frontier's End. New York: Pantheon, 2012.

Carter, Stephen L. The Impeachment of Abraham Lincoln: A Novel. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.

Cox, LaWanda. Lincoln and Black Freedom: A Study in Presidential Leadership. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1985.

Craughwell, Thomas J. Stealing Lincoln's Body. Cambridge: Harvard/Belknap Press, 2007.

Current, Richard M. Lincoln and the First Shot. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1963.

Donald, David. Lincoln Reconsidered. New York: Vintage, 1984.

___. Lincoln's Herndon. New York: Knopf, 1948.

___. Lincoln. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1995.

___. "We Are Lincoln Men": Abraham Lincoln and His Friends. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2003.

Dirck, Brian R, ed. Lincoln Emancipated: The President and the Politics of Race. Dekalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2007.

Dirck, Brian. Lincoln and the Constitution. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2011.

Egerton, Douglas R. Year of Meteors: Stephen Douglas, Abraham Lincoln and the Election that Brought on the Civil War. New York: Bloomsbury Press, 2010.

Fenster, Julie M. The Case of Abraham Lincoln: A Story of Adultery, Murder, and the Making of a Great President. New York: Palgrave/Macmillan, 2007.

Ferguson, Andrew. Land of Lincoln: Adventures in Abe's America. 2007.

Foner, Eric. The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery. New York: W. W. Norton, 2010.

Gates, Henry Louis, Jr. Lincoln on Race and Slavery. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2009.

Goodwin, Doris Kearns. Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2005.

Guelzo, Allen C. Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2004.

___. Lincoln and Douglas: The Debates that Defined America. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2008.

Harris, William C. Lincoln's Rise to the Presidency. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2007.

Hendrick, Burton J. Lincoln's War Cabinet. Garden City: Doubleday, 1962. Chapel Hill: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2011.

Holzer, Harold. Lincoln at Cooper Union: The Speech that Made Lincoln President. New York: Simon and Schuter, 2004.

___. Lincoln President-Elect: Abraham Lincoln and the Great Secession Winter 1860-1861. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2008.

Holzer, Harold, ed. Lincoln on War: Our Greatest Commander-in-Chief Speaks to America.

Jones, Howard. Abraham Lincoln and the New Birth of Freedom: The Union and Slavery in the Diplomacy of the Civil War. Lincoln: Nebraska, 1999.

Leonard, Elizabeth D. Lincoln's Avengers: Justice, Revenge, and Reunion after the Civil War. New York: W. W. Norton, 2004.

Masur, Louis P. Lincoln's Hundred Days: The Emancipation Proclamation and the War for the Union. Cambridge/Belknap Press, 2012.

McClintock, Russell. Lincoln and the Decision for War: The Northern Response to Secession. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2008.

McGovern, George. Lincoln. New York: Times Books, 2009.

McPherson, James M. Tried by War: Abraham Lincoln as Commander in Chief. New York: Penguiin, 2008.

Morris, Roy. The Long Pursuit: Abraham Lincoln's Thirty-Year Struggle with Stephen Douglas for the Heart and Soul of America. Washington: Smithsonian/Collins, 2008.

Neely, Mark E., Jr. and R. Gerald McMurtry. The Insanity File: The Case of Mary Todd Lincoln. Carbondale: University of Southern Illinois Press, 1986.

Neely, Mark E., Jr. The Fate of Liberty: Abraham Lincoln and Civil Liberties. New York: Oxford, 1991.

___. Lincoln and the Triumph of the Nation: Constitutional Conflict in the American Civil War. Chapel Hill: Univesity of North Carolina Press, 2011.

Nevins, Allan. The Emergence of Lincoln: Douglas, Buchanan, and Party Chaos, 1857-1859. New York: Charles Scribner's and Sons, 1950.

___. The Emergence of Lincoln: Prologue to Civil War, 1859-1861. New York: Charles Scribner's and Sons, 1950.

Oakes, James. The Radical and the Republican: Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, and the Triumph of Antislavery Politics. New York: W. W. Norton, 2007.

Oates, Stephen B. With Malice Toward None: The Life of Abraham Lincoln. New York: Harper and Row, 1977.

Perret, Geoffrey. Lincoln's War: The Untold Story of America's Greatest President as Commander in Chielf. New York: Random House, 2004.

Peterson, Merrill D. Lincoln in American Memory. New York: Oxford, 1994.

Shenk, Joshua Wolf. Lincoln's Melancholy: How Depression Challenged a President and Fueled His Greatness. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2005.

Steers, Edward Jr. Lincoln Legends: Myths, Hoaxes, and Confabulations Associated with Our Greatest President. Lexington: Kentucky, 2007.

Von Drehle, David. Rise to Greatness: Abraham Lincoln and America's Most Perilous Year. New York: Henry Holt, 2012.

Williams, T. Harry. Lincoln and His Generals. New York: Knopf, 1952.

___. Lincoln and the Radicals. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1960.

Wills, Garry. Lincoln at Gettysburg: The Words that Remade America. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1992.