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Lincoln's greatest case : the river, the bridge, and the making of America

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First edition.

The untold story of how one sensational trial propelled a self-taught lawyer and a future president into the national spotlight.

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Clyde-Savannah Public Library 346.7303 McGinty (Text)
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52116300635324
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Dansville Public Library 973.7 MCG (Text)
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52117300438180
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Lyons Public Library 346.73 MCG (Text)
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1001 . ‡aMcGinty, Brian, ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aLincoln's greatest case : ‡bthe river, the bridge, and the making of America / ‡cBrian McGinty.
250 . ‡aFirst edition.
264 1. ‡aNew York, NY : ‡bLiveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, ‡c2015.
300 . ‡a259 pages, [8] unnumbered pages of plates : ‡billustrations, maps, portraits ; ‡c25 cm.
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references (pages 209-247) and index.
5050 . ‡aA great highway of nature -- No other improvement -- His peculiar ambition -- The first bridge over the first river -- A collision of interests -- The suit is filed -- Preparing the ground -- A very serious obstruction -- A chorus of protests -- The bridge itself on the stand -- A virtual triumph -- The bridge stands -- The great and durable question -- History's verdict.
5103 . ‡aLJ 01/01/2015
5103 . ‡aPW 11/01/2014
5103 . ‡aKirkus 11/14/2014
520 . ‡aThe untold story of how one sensational trial propelled a self-taught lawyer and a future president into the national spotlight.
60010. ‡aHurd, John, ‡c(Steamboat owner).
60010. ‡aLincoln, Abraham, ‡d1809-1865.
61020. ‡aEffie Afton (Steamboat).
61020. ‡aRock Island Railroad Company.
650 0. ‡aTrials ‡zIllinois ‡zChicago.
650 0. ‡aShipwrecks ‡xLaw and legislation ‡zUnited States.
650 0. ‡aRailroad bridges ‡zUnited States.
650 0. ‡aLiability for railroad accidents ‡zUnited States.
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