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Abraham Lincoln and the structure of reason

David Hirsch

Abraham Lincoln and the structure of reason

by David Hirsch

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Published by Savas Beatie in El Dorado Hills, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geometry,
  • Oratory,
  • Knowledge,
  • Reasoning

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography and index.

    StatementDavid Hirsch & Dan Van Haften
    ContributionsVan Haften, Dan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457.2 .H576 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 439 p. :
    Number of Pages439
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24916628M
    ISBN 101932714898
    ISBN 109781932714890
    LC Control Number2010549872
    OCLC/WorldCa682573582

    Discussion Questions Regarding our first book, Abraham Lincoln and the Structure of Reason Below are questions you might want to consider while reading the book. In addition to being suitable for book-club discussion, they can be used individually to focus on key issues. Abraham Lincoln and the Structure of Reason – Cloth. Lincoln and Euclid. READ MORE $ buy this item. Read More. Humbug Pamphlet. Humbug The Art of the Swindle! READ MORE $ buy this item. Read More. Irving Brant, James Madison, 6 volume Biography, 1st Eds. Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc () W. Superior St. Suite.

    The May , edition of The Federal Lawyer (volume 59 number 4) contains an article by David Hirsch and Dan Van Haften, "Law Practice From Abraham Lincoln to Now". Largely excerpted from Abraham Lincoln and the Structure of Reason, it is a fraction of what appears in the article is below. It fills about eight pages in The Federal Lawyer. Order from The Abraham Lincoln Book Shop. Abraham Lincoln and the Structure of Reason - Digital Format: Kindle iBook (iPad and iPhone) Nook. Kobo ebooks. Books-A-Million. Barack Obama, Abraham Lincoln, and the Structure of Reason - Paperback: Savas Beatie

    With the publication of Abraham Lincoln and the Structure of Reason, Lincoln immediately takes on a new importance that will open an entirely new avenue of scholarly study. About the Authors: David Hirsch is an attorney in Des Moines, Iowa. Following these four Critical Context essays is the Critical Readings section of this book, which contains the following essays: On Lincoln's Second Inaugural and the King James Bible, by John E. Alvis; The Search for Abraham Lincoln and the Structure of Reason, by David Hirsch and Dan Van Haften.


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First-time authors and long-time friends David Hirsh (below first) and Dan Van Haften (below second) have been drawing a lot of attention with their study of Lincoln’s consistent use of principles of geometry in the.

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The Structure of Reason - David Hirsch, Dan Van Haften. Search this site. The Story. 00 Authors. 01 Overview. 02 Elements. 03 Rhetoric. 04 Three Ways. 05 Contents. 06 China. 07 France. 08 The Movie. 09 Prop 1. 10 Lincoln -long. 11 How Done.

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