By Roger Billings,Frank J. Williams
As our nation's so much liked and recognizable president, Abraham Lincoln is better identified for the Emancipation Proclamation and for steering our kingdom during the Civil battle. yet prior to he took the oath of workplace, Lincoln practiced legislation for almost twenty-five years within the Illinois courts. Abraham Lincoln, Esq.: The felony occupation of America's maximum President examines Lincoln's legislation perform and the impression it had on his presidency and the rustic.
Editors Roger Billings and Frank J. Williams, in addition to a remarkable record of members, examine Lincoln's profession as a general-practice lawyer, having a look either at his paintings in Illinois and on the time he spent in Washington. each one bankruptcy deals an expansive examine Lincoln's felony brain and covers various issues corresponding to Lincoln's felony writing, ethics, the structure, and foreign legislations. Abraham Lincoln, Esq. emphasizes this frequently missed interval in Lincoln's occupation and sheds mild on Lincoln's existence prior to he turned our 16th president.
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Abraham Lincoln, Esq.: The Legal Career of America's Greatest President by Roger Billings,Frank J. Williams