- Silverman said his book will provide an important perspective on a president who welcomed immigrants but who also made derogatory comments about ethnic groups who were parts of the immigrant population. It is due out in 2016.
- “Lincoln and the Immigrant” will become part of the Concise Lincoln Library Series, a new series of concise books on the life, times, and legacy of Lincoln published by the Southern Illinois University Press.
Winthrop University, "Silverman's Book Will Cover Lincoln's Unexplored Views on Immigration" (2011). Winthrop News 2011. 167.