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Publication Date

Fall 10-10-2011

Quick Facts

  • 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.