LINCOLN'S GREATEST CASE: The River, the Bridge, and the Making of America
Examines the case that capped Abraham Lincoln's career as a lawyer and fostered the creation of the vast railroad network that would bind the nation together. McGinty re-creates the Effie Afton case (Hurd et al. v. The Railroad Bridge Company,) from its inception to its finale. Illus.
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