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Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin
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Jun 24, 2011

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Read from May 03 to June 08, 2011

If I didn't get a copy of this for free, I would've made this an ebook purchase. If I had, I wonder if I would've finished it? As it was, I had to shelve this mostly because I simply couldn't continue lugging it back and forth on my commutes everyday. For all of the interesting content, there's also loads of less-than-thrilling passages that I felt could have been omitted. Like the few weeks where members of the cabinet were making a power play to get rid of Seward--but ultimately didn't. I might go back to this text at a later date, but for now, onto something new...

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