Anyone with an interest in the art of medical diagnosis or American history will appreciate it.
The second volume contains extensive research notes as well as information about other members of Lincoln's family.
Then I read a glowing review in American Heritage magazine about this book and I was intrigued.
"The Physical Lincoln" is the product of tunneling medical scholarship of the highest order, written by an inquisitive physician. Read morePublished on November 5, 2010 by Sidney Spire
As a lifelong Lincoln devotee, I thought everything that could possibly be said about Lincoln had been said. Read morePublished on June 29, 2009 by Midge J. Markey
This book is really two books in one. The second book is technical and I didn't read it. Instead I read the first book which analyzed the health (or lack thereof) of Abraham... Read morePublished on May 22, 2009 by A. E. Poe
This is a thoroughly researched and highly readable book that uses photographs and contemporary accounts to make a convincing case that Abraham Lincoln had a genetic disease,... Read morePublished on April 5, 2009 by Marte