Short, fresh, accessible books on the life, times,
and legacy of Abraham Lincoln
Richard W. Etulain, professor emeritus of history at the University of New Mexico, has written or edited more than forty-five books, most recently Lincoln Looks West: From the Mississippi to the Pacific and Beyond the Missouri: The Story of the American West. He is the editor of the Oklahoma Western Biographies Series and has edited five other book series since the 1980s.
Sylvia Frank Rodrigue, editorial consultant, is the proprietor of Sylverlining, LLC. She also serves as executive editor for SIU Press. Previously she was editor-in-chief at LSU Press and managing editor at Stackpole Books. She is the coauthor of Historic Baton Rouge: An Illustrated History and Images of America: Baton Rouge.
Marszalek, Giles Distinguished Professor Emeritus of History, Mississippi State University, serves as the executive director and managing editor of the Ulysses S. Grant Association. He is the author of Sherman, A Soldier's Passion for Order.
Rodrigue, Lawrence and Theresa Salameno Professor of History at Stonehill College, is the author of Reconstruction in the Cane Fields: From Slavery to Free Labor in Louisiana's Sugar Parishes, 1862-1880.