Lincoln's Men: The President and His Private Secretaries

Lincoln's Men: The President and His Private Secretaries

Daniel Mark Epstein


“An intimate portrait of Lincoln, so well-drawn that he turns out to come back alive at the page.”
Charleston put up & Courier

 

Lincoln’s males by Daniel Mark Epstein bargains a desirable close-up view of the Abraham Lincoln White residence throughout the eyes of Lincoln’s 3 own secretaries: John Nicolay, William Stoddard, and John Hay. Like Doris Kearns Goodwin’s huge New York instances bestseller, Team of opponents, Epstein’s Lincoln’s Men sheds a brand new gentle at the 16th U.S. president—his brilliance and imaginative and prescient in a time of nationwide turmoil and Civil War—by concentrating on his relationships with the lads who labored heavily through his aspect. USA Today writes, “This isn't your common paintings of heritage. Epstein, a poet, employs a dreamy, novelistic tone in describing those younger males and their tormented boss.”

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