Harold Holzer

Harold Holzer is Roger Hertog Fellow at the New-York Historical Society and one of the nation’s leading authorities on Lincoln and the political culture of the Civil War era. He is chairman of the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Foundation and has written, co-written, or edited forty-seven books, most recently Lincoln and the Power of the Press.

 

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  1. Exploring Lincoln
    Ubiquitous and enigmatic, the historical Lincoln, the literary Lincoln, even the cinematic Lincoln have all proved both fascinating and irresistible. Though some 16,000 books have been written about him, there is always more to... Learn More
    Published: 2nd March 2015
    Hardback | £82.00
    Paperback | £19.99
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  2. The Lincoln Assassination
    The assassination of President Abraham Lincoln remains one of the most prominent events in U.S. history. It continues to attract enormous and intense interest from scholars, writers, and armchair historians alike, ranging from... Learn More
    Published: 3rd December 2014
    Paperback | £18.99
    EPUB | £22.00
  3. New York's Golden Age of Bridges

    New York's Golden Age of Bridges

    By (artist) Antonio Masi, Written by Joan Marans Dim, Foreword by Harold Holzer

    Fordham University Press

    In New York’s Golden Age of Bridges, artist Antonio Masi’s paintings and Joan Marans Dim’s text encourage the understanding and appreciation of the art and history of the city’s nine “Golden-Age” bridges, explore the... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 2011
    Hardback | £36.00
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  4. The Lincoln Assassination
    The assassination of President Abraham Lincoln remains one of the most prominent events in U.S. history. It continues to attract enormous and intense interest from scholars, writers, and armchair historians alike, ranging from... Learn More
    Published: 7th June 2010
    Hardback | £50.00
    PDF | £22.00
  5. The Lincoln-Douglas Debates
    The seven debates between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas held during the Illinois senatorial race of 1858 are among the most important statements in American political history, dramatic struggles over the issues that would... Learn More
    Published: 25th August 2009
    EPUB | £32.00
  6. Summers with Lincoln
    Across the country, in the middle of busy city squares and hidden on quiet streets, there are nearly 200 statues erected in memory of Abraham Lincoln. No other American has ever been so widely commemorated.A few years ago, anticipating... Learn More
    Published: 15th March 2008
    Hardback | £66.00
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    EPUB | £25.00
  7. Lincoln Revisited
    In February 2009, America celebrates the bicentennial of the birth of Abraham Lincoln, and the pace of new Lincoln books and articles has already quickened. From his cabinet’s politics to his own struggles with depression, Lincoln... Learn More
    Published: 31st May 2007
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £27.99
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  8. The Battle of Hampton Roads
    On March 8 and 9, 1862, a sea battle off the Virginia coast changed naval warfare forever. It began when the Confederate States Navy’s CSS Virginia led a task force to break the Union blockade of Hampton Roads. The Virginia... Learn More
    Published: 31st January 2006
    Hardback | £79.00
    Paperback | £27.99
  9. Lincoln on Democracy

    Lincoln on Democracy

    Edited by Mario C. Cuomo and Harold Holzer

    Fordham University Press

    Back in print after ten years, this unique book brings together 141 speeches, speech excerpts, letters, fragments, and other writings by Lincoln on the theme of democracy. Selected by leading historians, the writings include such... Learn More
    Published: 1st September 2004
    Paperback | £27.99
  10. The Lincoln-Douglas Debates
    The seven debates between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas held during the Illinois senatorial race of 1858 are among the most important statements in American political history, dramatic struggles over the issues that would... Learn More
    Published: 23rd March 2004
    Paperback | £27.99
    PDF | £32.00
  11. State of the Union
    Three years ago, in celebration of the publication of The Union Preserved: A Guide to the Civil War Records in the New York State Archives, the New York State Archives Partnership Trust, a program of the New York State Education... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2002
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £27.99
  12. The Lincoln Forum
    Each year, hundreds of scholars and other enthusiasts mark the anniversary of the Gettysburg Address by gathering together in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania for the Lincoln Forum. There, leading historians reinterpret and rediscover... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 2002
    Hardback | £70.00
    Paperback | £27.99
  13. Prang's Civil War Pictures
    During the 1880s, a German-born, Boston-based picture publisher successfully commissioned the most ambitious series of battle prints ever published. Louis Prang, best known as the "father of the Christmas card," hired noted military... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2001
    Hardback | £58.00
  14. The Union Preserved
    The Union Preserved: A Guide to the Civil War Records in the New York State Archives is a comprehensive reference work that, for the first time, makes available to a wide public one of the most important and extensive Civil War... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 1999
    Hardback | £50.00