The Lincolns in the White House
Four Years That Shattered a Family
||Packard, Jerrold M.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||St. Martin's Press|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
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| Book Description: |
From the day of Abraham Lincoln's inauguration, a nation divided by savage conflict confronted the new president. But what many don't know was that within the White House's walls, the Lincoln's family would soon find itself suffering turmoil mirroring that of the nation he led.
Savagely criticized for her extravagance by the American public and widely distrusted because of her southern roots, first lady Mary Lincoln's increasing instability would deeply strain her marriage...