Tower of Lincoln Books

You can’t do this with e-books.

Soon to be on display at the newly-constructed Ford’s Theatre Center for Education and Leadership in Washington, DC, this 34-foot pillar of literature includes over 15,000 unique titles about the United State’s 16th president, Abraham Lincoln. The museum is set to open before President’s Day.  [H/T to Clippings via Colossal]

Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War’s Most Persistent Myth

“Levin’s study is the first of its kind to blueprint and then debunk the mythology of enslaved African Americans who allegedly served voluntarily in behalf of the Confederacy.”–Journal of Southern History

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4 comments… add one
  • Andy Hall Feb 20, 2012 @ 5:21
  • Ray O'Hara Feb 16, 2012 @ 20:36

    I’ve seen many claims that such and such a topic is the most written about.
    But 15,000 has to be the record.

  • Scott MacKenzie Feb 15, 2012 @ 3:25

    I have plenty of Lincoln books, but one stands out: George McGovern’s brief biography from Time’s American Presidents series of 2008. It’s autographed.

    • Kevin Levin Feb 15, 2012 @ 3:26

      I am sure he would have been happy to sign your Kindle. 🙂

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