Lincoln's greatest case : the river, the bridge, and the making of America
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New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, [2015].
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First edition.
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259 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
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Round Rock Public Library - Adult (2nd floor)  1 available
NF 346.032 MCGINTY 2015

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English
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9780871407849 (hbk.), 9780871407849, 0871407841

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-247) and index.
Description
Examines the case of the steamboat Effie Afton, which barreled into a pillar of the Rock Island Bridge in May of 1856, and the role of trial lawyer Abraham Lincoln.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

McGinty, B. (2015). Lincoln's greatest case: the river, the bridge, and the making of America (First edition.). Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

McGinty, Brian. 2015. Lincoln's Greatest Case: The River, the Bridge, and the Making of America. New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

McGinty, Brian. Lincoln's Greatest Case: The River, the Bridge, and the Making of America New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, 2015.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

McGinty, Brian. Lincoln's Greatest Case: The River, the Bridge, and the Making of America First edition., Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, 2015.

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