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Bayard, Louis

Summary: "A miracle; an exquisite story exquisitely told . . . If you love Jane Austen, or Hamilton , or fiction--of any era--that transports and transforms in equal measure, look no further." --A.J. Finn, bestselling author of The Woman in the Window From the prizewinning author of Mr. Timothy and The Pale Blue Eye comes Courting Mr. Lincoln , the page-turning and surprising story of a young Abraham...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BAY

Higginbotham, Susan

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "As the Civil War cracks the country in two, Mary Lincoln stands beside her husband praying for a swift Northern victory. But as the body count rises, Mary can't help but fear each bloody gain. Because her beloved sister Emily is across party lines, fighting for the South, and Mary is at risk of losing both her country and her family in the tides of a brutal war... Emily Todd Helm has married...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Fleischner, Jennifer.

Summary: A historical portrait set against the backdrop of the antebellum South and the Civil War explores the remarkable friendship between First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln and her dressmaker and confidante, Elizabeth Keckly, a former slave.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 FLE

Clinton, Catherine

Summary: Historian Catherine Clinton draws on important new research to illuminate the remarkable life of Mary Lincoln. Her story is inextricably tied with her husband's presidency, yet her life is an extraordinary chronicle on its own. From an aristocratic Kentucky family, she was an educated, well-connected Southern daughter, and when she married a Springfield lawyer she became a Northern wife--an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LINCOLN, MARY TODD CLI

Chiaverini, Jennifer.

Summary: "The New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker, Jennifer Chiaverini, reveals the famous First Lady's very public social and political contest with Kate Chase Sprague, memorialized as "one of the most remarkable women ever known to Washington society." (Providence Journal) Kate Chase Sprague was born in 1840 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the second daughter to the second wife of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHI

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Chiaverini 2014

Hambly, Barbara.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAM

Ross, Ishbel

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 1973

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LINCOLN, MARY TODD ROS

Van der Heuvel, Gerry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 1988

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 VAND

Baker, Jean H.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norton 1987

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LIN

Newman, Janis Cooke.

Summary: While residing in Bellevue Place Sanitarium, Mary Todd Lincoln shares her life story, from her childhood in Kentucky to her marriage to Abraham Lincoln and beyond.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MacAdam/Cage 2006

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Newman

O'Brien, Timothy L.

Summary: "A nation shattered by its president's murder Two diaries that reveal the true scope of an American conspiracy A detective determined to bring the truth to light, no matter what it costs him From award-winning journalist Timothy L. O'Brien comes a gripping historical thriller that poses a provocative question: What if the plot to assassinate President Lincoln was wider and more sinister...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OBR

Chiaverini, Jennifer.

Summary: Kate Chase Sprague was born in 1840 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the second daughter to the second wife of a devout but ambitious lawyer. Her father, Salmon P. Chase, rose to prominence in the antebellum years and was appointed secretary of the treasury in Abraham Lincoln' s cabinet, while aspiring to even greater heights. Beautiful, intelligent, regal, and entrancing, young Kate Chase stepped into the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC CHI

Turner, Justin G.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1972

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LIN

Chiaverini, Jennifer.

Summary: Presents a fictionalized account of the friendship between Mary Todd Lincoln and her dressmaker Elizabeth Keckley, a former slave.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CHI

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CHI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION CHI

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Chiaverini 2013

Chiaverini, Jennifer.

Summary: New York Times best-selling author Jennifer Chiaverini has a gift for transporting listeners into the past for riveting explorations of how seemingly ordinary women overcome extraordinary circumstances. In this departure from her beloved Elm Creek Quilts series, Chiaverini weaves a historical fiction tale profiling the life of Elizabeth Hobbs Keckley, a former slave who would become a...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2013

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC CHI

Clinton, Catherine

Summary: Historian Catherine Clinton draws on important new research to illuminate the remarkable life of Mary Lincoln. Her story is inextricably tied with her husband's presidency, yet her life is an extraordinary chronicle on its own. From an aristocratic Kentucky family, she was an educated, well-connected Southern daughter, and when she married a Springfield lawyer she became a Northern wife--an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe 2009

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 LINCOLN, MARY TODD CLI

Chiaverini, Jennifer.

Summary: "Kate Chase was born in 1840 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the second daughter to the second wife of Salmon P. Chase. Her father was Abraham Lincoln's secretary of the treasury, and he aspired to even greater heights. Kate stepped into the role of establishing her thrice-widowed father in Washington society and as a future presidential candidate. Her efforts were successful enough that The Washington...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC CHI

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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