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The Man Who Ran the Country While Lincoln Lay Dying

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STANTON Lincoln’s War Secretary By Walter Stahr Illustrated. 743 pp. Simon & Schuster. $35. During his second tour of America, in 1867, Charles Dickens dined in Washington with the secretary of war, Edwin McMasters Stanton.

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Librarian, author, blogger, presenter, history buff and animal lover.

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