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First among equals

Abraham Lincoln"s reputation during his administration

by Hans Louis Trefousse

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Fordham University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Public opinion,
    • Public opinion -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [141]-179) and index.

      StatementHans L. Trefousse.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE457.2 .T74 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 199 p. ;
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3299940M
      ISBN 100823224686
      LC Control Number2004028482

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Jeffrey Archer’s collection of books spans to quite a big number. Some of them have also been adapted for television series and films.

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First Among Equals (Book): Archer, Jeffrey: Charles Seymour, second-born son, will never be the earl like his father, but he did inherit his mother's strength-and the will to realize his destiny Simon Kerslake's father sacrificed everything to make sure his son's dreams come true.

Now it is Simon's chance to rise as high as those dreams allow Ray Gould was born to the back streets but. Aside from writing fiction, he has also had three non-fiction books published based, covering his time in prison for perjury and perverting the course of justice.

Archer began his career as an author in with Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less. Since that time, most of his books have been standalone, besides his Kane and Abel series. May 16,  · From strangers to rivals, four men embark on a journey for the highest stakes of all-the keys to No.

10 Downing Street. Unfolding over three decades, their honor will be tested, their loyalties betrayed, and their love of family and country challenged. But in a game where there is a first among equals, only one can triumph/5(K).

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Subscribe Now. Also Recommended. First Among Equals. Merging Colleges for Mutual Growth.First Among Equals is an exciting political drama, by master storyteller, Jeffrey Archer.

In the s, four ambitious new MPs take their seats at Westminster. Over three decades they share the turbulent passions and upheavals of the race for power with their wives and families, men and women caught up in a dramatic game for the highest stakes of.May 14,  · But in a game where there is a first among equals, only one can triumph.

I picked up this book expecting a battle to the death like the one witnessed in the newspaper magnates games of friend and foe or the one with the shops in Chelsea.

This book took me ages to finish (even in audio book format) as politics are boring. English politics.