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By Elton Trueblood

Many writers have explored Lincoln's management; others have debated Lincoln's ambiguous non secular id. yet during this vintage paintings, Christian thinker and statesman Elton Trueblood finds how Lincoln's management abilities flowed without delay from his spiritual convictions—which explains how the president was once in a position to mix what few leaders can carry jointly: ethical resoluteness with a clever skill to compromise; self belief in his reason whereas refusing to succumb to the traps of self-righteousness or triumphalism; and a dedication to victory whereas by no means wasting sight of his accountability for—or the humanity of—his enemy. those wealthy meditations provide deep knowledge and perception on probably the most potent leaders of all time.

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