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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Daniel Mark Epstein  

Pen Name: None

Genre:

Born: 1948 in Washington, D.C.


-- Website -- http://danielmarkepstein.com
-- Daniel Mark Epstein on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=daniel+mark+epstein


Illinois Connection

Please Note: Since Mr. Epstein has not lived in Illinois, the only books of his listed in the Illinois Authors Wiki are his books about Abraham Lincoln - an Illinois subject of of interest. Please see his webpage to learn more about his other books.

Biographical and Professional Information

Daniel Mark Epstein is a biographer, poet, and dramatist whose work has been widely published and performed.


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Selected Titles At Your Library

Lincoln and Whitman :
ISBN: 0345458001. OCLC Number: 58543703

Random House Trade Paperbacks,. .

Lincoln's men :
ISBN: 9780061987823. OCLC Number: 680423377

Smithsonian Books :. .

Lincoln's men :
ISBN: 006156544X. OCLC Number: 232977562

Smithsonian Books :. .

Describes the lives of John Nicolay, John Hay, and William Stoddard, who all served as President Lincoln's secretaries during the Civil War.

The Lincolns :
ISBN: 9780792755678. OCLC Number: 233175125

BBC Audiobooks America,. .

She was witty, tempestuous, a Kentucky blueblood; he was brilliant, moody, a farmer's son born in a log-cabin. They got married on a few hours notice in 1842, when he was thirty-three and she was nearly twenty-four. Spanning their mysterious and troubled courtship in 1840 through his assassination in Ford's Theatre in 1865, Daniel Mark Epstein has produced an incisive and balanced portrait of the Lincolns. The only book-length treatment of the marriage was published in 1953, when scholars lacked today's resources, and were still struggling with deep-seated prejudices about Mary Todd and Abraham Lincoln. For the first time, in The Lincolns: portrait of a marriage we can feel the full force of the tragedy that was the slow crumbling of their marriage, knowing it intimately from the first act to the last.

The Lincolns :
ISBN: 0345477995. OCLC Number: 178278803

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Provides riveting new information that makes the Lincolns, husband and wife, president and first lady, come alive in all their proud accomplishments and earthy humanity.

Tiki road trip :
ISBN: 1595800190. OCLC Number: 84998450

Santa Monica Press,. .