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Lincoln stories for leaders

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Published by Summit Publishing Group in Arlington, Tex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Anecdotes.,
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Humor.,
  • Leadership -- Anecdotes.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [97]-98) and index.

    Statement[compiled] by Donald T. Phillips.
    ContributionsPhillips, Donald T. 1952-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457.99 .L495 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 115 p. ;
    Number of Pages115
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1010794M
    ISBN 101565302427
    LC Control Number96051265
    OCLC/WorldCa36112088


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