"Insightful, convincingly argued, solidly researched ... illuminates the story of Lincoln at the bar." -- Michael Burlingame, Sadowski Professor of History Emeritus, Connecticut College
"Like turning on lights in ... a dim and unsorted storehouse.... no better word to describe this book than simply Aha!" -- Allen C. Guelzo, Director of Civil War Era Studies, Gettysburg College
a major step forward in our understanding of Lincolns law practice." -- Peter Karsten, University of Pittsburgh
About the Author
Mark E. Steiner is Associate Professor of Law at South Texas College of Law. He received both his J.D. and his Ph.D. in History from the University of Houston.