Lincoln's 200th Birthday

Busse Library provides these titles and websites for students and faculty as part of the nation's observance of Abraham Lincoln's 200th birthday (1808-2008). Books listed here are a sampling available in the library and elsewhere.


Sites Associated with Abraham Lincoln (Memorials, Homes, Tomb)

Lincoln Sites in Springfield, Illinois

Lincoln Documents/Speeches

About Lincoln

Lincoln Assassination

Busse Library Resources

  • Beveridge, Albert J. Abraham Lincoln, 1809-1858/1928. E457.3 .B57
  • Carman, Harry J. and Reinhard H. Luthin. Lincoln and the Patronage/c1943. E456 .C36 1964
  • Donald, David Herbert. Lincoln Reconsidered; Essays on the Civil War Era/c 1958. E457.8
  • Goodwin, Doris Kearns. Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln/c2005. E457.45 .G66 2005
  • Lewis, Lloyd. Myths After Lincoln/c 1940. E457.5 .L67 1940
  • Lincoln, Abraham. The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln/1955. E457.91 1953 v. 1-9
  • Monaghan, Jay. Diplomat In Carpet Slippers; Abraham Lincoln Deals With Foreign Affairs/1945. E469 .M75
  • Neely, Jr., Mark E. The Abraham Lincoln Encyclopedia/c 1982. E457 .N48 Ref.
  • Neely, Jr., Mark E. The Fate of Liberty: Abraham Lincoln and Civil Liberties/1991. E457.2 .N46 1991
  • Neely, Jr., Mark E. The Last Best Hope of Earth: Abraham Lincoln and the Promise of America/1993. E457 .N49 1993
  • Nicolay, John G. and John Hay. Abraham Lincoln; A History/1917. E457 .N654 v. 1-10
  • Oates, Stephen B. With Malice Toward None: The Life of Abraham Lincoln/c 1977. E457 .O17 1978
  • Paludan, Phillip Shaw. The Presidency of Abraham Lincoln/c 1994. E457 .P18 1994
  • Randall, J. G. Lincoln, the President/E457 .R2 v. 1-4
  • Sandburg, Carl. Abraham Lincoln, The Prairie Years/c 1926. E457.3 .S22 v. 1-2
  • Thomas, Benjamin Platt. Abraham Lincoln, A Biography/1953. E457 .T427 1953
  • Thomas, Benjamin P. Lincoln’s New Salem/c 1954. E457.35 .T47 1987
  • Williams, T. Harry. Lincoln and his Generals/ c 1952. E470 .W78 1967
  • Wills, Gery. Lincoln at Gettysburg: The Words That Remade America/c 1992. E475.55 .W54 1992


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