263 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
9780813126081 hardcover acid-free paper 0813126088 hardcover acid-free paper 9780813126098 ebook 0813126096 ebook
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
pt. 1. Evaluating Lincoln's career. Reassessing Lincoln's legal career / Harold Holzer Lincoln's lessons for lawyers / Frank J. Williams Does lawyer Lincoln matter? / Mark E. Steiner A. Lincoln, respectable "prairie lawyer" / Brian Dirck pt. 2. The Illinois years. A. Lincoln, debtor-creditor lawyer / Roger Billings The power of Lincoln's legal words / John A. Lupton Competence, diligence, and getting paid : Lincoln's lessons for today's ethical lawyer / William T. Ellis and Billie J. Ellis Jr. Lincoln's legal ethics : the client correspondence / Roger Billings Lincoln and the Kentuckians : placing Lincoln in context with lawyers and clients from his native state / Christopher A. Schnell pt. 3. The Washington years. Abraham Lincoln as practical constitutional lawyer / Mackubin Thomas Owens President Lincoln : the international lawyer / William D. Pederson.
KF368.L52 A57 2010
Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky,