A Select Bibliography of Resources at Palomar College Library
George Washington's Inaugural Address
Presidents of the United States
The books listed below may be found at Palomar College Library. For location and additional information about each title, click the blue hyperlink. You may search the catalog of Palomar Library for more books (at the search form, click “keyword” and then type “George Washington” or "Abraham Lincoln" in the search box), or search the catalogs of other libraries.
Brookhiser, Richard. Founding father: Rediscovering George Washington. New York: Free Press, 1996.
Ellis, Joseph J. His Excellency: George Washington. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2004.
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Fischer, David Hackett. Washington's crossing. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.
Wiencek, Henry. An imperfect god: George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2003.
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Carwardine, Richard. Lincoln: a life of purpose and power. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
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Donald, David Herbert. "We are Lincoln men": Abraham Lincoln and his friends. New York: Simon & Schuster, c2003.
Keneally, Thomas. Abraham Lincoln. New York: Lipper/Viking, 2003.
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Marvel, William. Mr. Lincoln goes to war. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 2006.
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Miller, William Lee. Lincoln's virtues: an ethical biography. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002.
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Pinsker, Matthew. Abraham Lincoln. Washington, D.C: CQ Press, 2002.
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Swanson, James L. Manhunt: the twelve-day chase for Lincoln's killer. New York: William Morrow, 2006.
Trefousse, Hans Louis. "First among equals": Abraham Lincoln's reputation during his administration. New York: Fordham University Press, 2005.
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Lincoln and Lee at Antietam [videorecording]: the cost of freedom. By Rob Child and Associates, Pittsburgh, PA: distributed by Inecom, 2006.
The full-text of the following articles may be found by clicking on the blue hyperlink. Find additional articles in other online databases. Passwords are required for off-campus access to these databases.
Brookhiser, R. (1997, July/August). What today's students should know about George Washington. Social Studies, 88(4), 150-152. Retrieved January 17, 2007, from EBSCO MasterFile Premier database. http://prozy.palomar.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=9709120770&site=ehost-live
Skocpol, Theda, and Lawrence R. Jacobs. "Accomplished And Embattled: Understanding Obama's Presidency." Political Science Quarterly 127.1 (2012): 1-24. Academic Search Premier. Web. 11 Mar. 2013. http://prozy.palomar.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=75121518&site=ehost-live&scope=site
Livingstone, D. (1999, Fall). The Emancipation Proclamation, the Declaration of Independence, and the Presidency: Lincoln's model of statesmanship. Perspectives on Political Science, 28(4), 203-230. Retrieved January 17, 2007, from EBSCO MasterFile Premier database. http://prozy.palomar.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=2797419&site=ehost-live
Schlesinger, Jr., A.M. (1997, Summer). Rating the presidents: Washington to Clinton. Political Science Quarterly, 112(2), 179-190. Retrieved January 17, 2007, from EBSCO MasterFile Premier database. http://prozy.palomar.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=9709043345&site=ehost-live