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The Resource Abraham Lincoln, Esq. : the legal career of America's greatest president, edited by Roger Billings and Frank J. Williams

Abraham Lincoln, Esq. : the legal career of America's greatest president, edited by Roger Billings and Frank J. Williams

Label
Abraham Lincoln, Esq. : the legal career of America's greatest president
Title
Abraham Lincoln, Esq.
Title remainder
the legal career of America's greatest president
Statement of responsibility
edited by Roger Billings and Frank J. Williams
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.7092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.2
LC item number
.A1447 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Billings, Roger D
  • Williams, Frank J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lawyers
  • Presidents
Label
Abraham Lincoln, Esq. : the legal career of America's greatest president, edited by Roger Billings and Frank J. Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Evaluating Lincoln's career. Reassessing Lincoln's legal career / Harold Holzer -- Lincoln's lessons for lawyers / Frank J. Williams -- Does lawyer Lincoln matter? / Mark E. Steiner -- A. Lincoln, respectable "prairie lawyer" / Brian Dirck -- pt. 2. The Illinois years. A. Lincoln, debtor-creditor lawyer / Roger Billings -- The power of Lincoln's legal words / John A. Lupton -- Competence, diligence, and getting paid : Lincoln's lessons for today's ethical lawyer / William T. Ellis and Billie J. Ellis Jr. -- Lincoln's legal ethics : the client correspondence / Roger Billings -- Lincoln and the Kentuckians : placing Lincoln in context with lawyers and clients from his native state / Christopher A. Schnell -- pt. 3. The Washington years. Abraham Lincoln as practical constitutional lawyer / Mackubin Thomas Owens -- President Lincoln : the international lawyer / William D. Pederson
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
263 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780813126098
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2010033291
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn639159457
  • (OCoLC)639159457
Label
Abraham Lincoln, Esq. : the legal career of America's greatest president, edited by Roger Billings and Frank J. Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Evaluating Lincoln's career. Reassessing Lincoln's legal career / Harold Holzer -- Lincoln's lessons for lawyers / Frank J. Williams -- Does lawyer Lincoln matter? / Mark E. Steiner -- A. Lincoln, respectable "prairie lawyer" / Brian Dirck -- pt. 2. The Illinois years. A. Lincoln, debtor-creditor lawyer / Roger Billings -- The power of Lincoln's legal words / John A. Lupton -- Competence, diligence, and getting paid : Lincoln's lessons for today's ethical lawyer / William T. Ellis and Billie J. Ellis Jr. -- Lincoln's legal ethics : the client correspondence / Roger Billings -- Lincoln and the Kentuckians : placing Lincoln in context with lawyers and clients from his native state / Christopher A. Schnell -- pt. 3. The Washington years. Abraham Lincoln as practical constitutional lawyer / Mackubin Thomas Owens -- President Lincoln : the international lawyer / William D. Pederson
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
263 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780813126098
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2010033291
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn639159457
  • (OCoLC)639159457

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