Human Body Size and the Laws of Scaling: Physiological, Performance, Growth, Longevity and Ecological Ramifications

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Nova Publishers, 2006 - History - 195 pages
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Offering an exploration of the lessons that Abraham Lincoln, America's sixteenth president, drew from the founders of the United States, especially, George Washington and Thomas Jefferson, this book also looks at how others have interpreted and incorporated his legacy.
 

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Contents

Abraham Lincolns George Washington
1
Abraham Lincolns Thomas Jefferson
39
Washingtons Farewell Address and Lincolns Lyceum Address
77
Jefferson Lincoln and Religious Freedom
95
Invoking the Framers The LincolnDouglas Debates
113
Lincoln Seward and the United Kingdom
123
Thomas Jefferson Abraham Lincoln and Civil Liberties The Balance of Liberty and Security
135
Ex Parte Milligan Lincolns Use of Military Commissions
155
The Rectitude of Their Intentions Proclaiming Independence in Philadelphia and Tel Aviv
169
About the Contributors
185
Index
187
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