Gordon Leidner

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General Information

Name: Gordon Leidner

Pen Name: None



Website: http://greatamericanhistory.net

Blog: http://greatamericanhistory.net/blog

Email: editor@greatamericanhistory.net

Illinois Connection

Gordon is originally from Greenville, Illinois and he attended the University of Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Gordon Leidner has been a student of Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War for most of his life. He has been on the Board of Directors of the Abraham Lincoln Institute for over ten years, and is a past president of the Lincoln Group of the District of Columbia. He has lectured on Lincoln at the Smithsonian Institution and Johns Hopkins University, and has written numerous articles on Lincoln, including many discussing him in light of modern leadership theory.

He has a MGA from the University of Maryland in Applied Management and a BS in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from the University of Illinois.

Published Works

Of God and Dice, CreateSpace, 2012

Abraham Lincoln: Quotes, Quips, and Speeches, Cumberland House, 2009

Abraham Lincoln: The Complete Book of Facts, Quizzes, and Trivia , Burd Street Press, 2001

Lincoln on God and Country, White Mane Publishing Company, 2000

A Commitment To Honor A Unique Portrait Of Abraham Lincoln In His Own Words , Thomas Nelson, 2000

The Founding Fathers: Quotes, Quips, and Speeches, Cumberland House, 2013

The Civil War: Voices of Hope, Sacrifice, and Courage, Cumberland House, 2014

Lincoln's Gift: How Humor Shaped Lincoln's Life and Legacy, Cumberland House, 2015

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Abraham Lincoln: Quotes, Quips, and Speeches

ISBN: 158182677X
Release Date: 2009-02-01

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Abraham Lincoln: The Complete Book of Facts, Quizzes, and Trivia

ISBN: 157249235X
Release Date: 2001-01-12

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Lincoln on God and Country

ISBN: 1572492074
Release Date: 2000-06-01

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A Commitment to Honor: A Unique Portrait of Abraham Lincoln in His Own Words

ISBN: 1558537864
Release Date: 2000-04-01

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The Founding Fathers: Quotes, Quips and Speeches

ISBN: 1402280092
Release Date: 2013-05-07

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Lincoln's Gift: How Humor Shaped Lincoln's Life and Legacy

ISBN: 149260965X
Release Date: 2015-04-01

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Gordon Leidner on WorldCat

Gordon Leidner on Amazon


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