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Michael Burlingame, Sadowski Professor of History Emeritus at Connecticut College, is the author of The Inner World of Abraham Lincoln and the editor of eleven books about Lincoln, including An Oral History of Abraham Lincoln: John G. Nicolay’s Interviews and Essays, winner of the Abraham Lincoln Association Prize. He won the prestigious Lincoln Prize, honorable mention, for his five edited collections of letters, memoranda, editorial essays, lectures, and interviews by Lincoln’s White House private secretaries, John G. Nicolay and John Hay, all published by Southern Illinois University Press.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Anecdotes.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Anecdotes.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865 -- Anecdotes.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Anecdotes.
Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Friends and associates -- Anecdotes.