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Harold Holzer provided first-rate research and clear writing that made a somewhat less heralded part of Lincoln's history enjoyable.Published 10 days ago by David DeCamp
In spite of a (very) few redundancies, I enjoyed this book. It provides interesting insights into the process Lincoln took while writing his first inaugural. Read morePublished 1 month ago by D. Oehlert
As usual, Holzer's books are always fascinating and enjoyable to read. This one met the same standard, in covering Lincoln's days before becoming President of the United States. Read morePublished 2 months ago by John A. Jago, Jr.
Lots of detailed information about everything that Lincoln did during the interval between election and inauguration. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Big Arn
Very detailed about this time. Gets pretty boring after a while. I'm not half way through and I've already left it to read four other books. Way too much about cabinet choices. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Patricia Yoder
With many voters
He struck a sour chord.
He was a Lincoln
Not a Ford.
Despite being born in the land of Lincoln, I learned many interesting details of Lincoln's time before actually being sworn into office. Good read.Published 4 months ago by Berry
This book is a 'must read' for all you students of Lincoln history.Published 4 months ago by Daniel Olson