Fred J. Martin, Jr.

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A new perspective on American history for today’s world…

Fred Martin’s book, Abraham Lincoln’s Path to Reelection in 1864: Our Greatest Victory, allows the reader to grasp the magnitude of that election primarily through the words of the actors who battled for the future of our nation during trying times.

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February 2014

AuthorTalk Podcast

February 9, 2014

Hear Martin discuss the inspiration and impetus behind Abraham Lincoln’s Path to Reelection in 1864: Our Greatest Victory. AuthorTalk Podcast

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March 2014

Abraham Lincoln Institute 17th Annual Symposium

March 22, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
National Archives I, Special Events Entrance,
700 Constitution Ave. NW
Washington DC, 20408 United States
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Martin joins an impressive roster of fellow Lincoln experts as they discuss “The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship.” For more information please visit: http://www.lincoln-institute.org/symposia/sym2014/index.htm

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April 2014

BookShop West Portal

April 10, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
BookShop West Portal,
80 West Portal Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94127 United States
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Martin discusses the debut of his much-anticipated account of the most consequential election in American history: Abraham Lincoln’s Path to Reelection in 1864: Our Greatest Victory. After the presentation, Martin will be available for Q&A and book signing. For more information please visit: http://www.bookshopwestportal.com/

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Institute of Governmental Studies UC Berkeley

April 11, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Institute of Governmental Studies,
UC Berkeley 109 Moses Hall, #2370
Berkeley, CA United States
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Martin gives an exclusive talk to select students and colleagues that will include an inside look at the book's genesis, as well as a discussion with Martin on his longstanding interest in Abraham Lincoln and his scholarly contributions to the field of American political history.   If you are interested in attending this event, please use the contact form to request an official invite from Fred J. Martin, Jr. or email Fred at fredjmartinjr@gmail.com

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Commonwealth Club San Francisco

April 17, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Commonwealth Club San Francisco,
595 Market Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, 94105 United States
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Lincoln’s Words of Freedom Martin discusses the political genius of Lincoln, and how his words and his logic sprang from his moral and ethical convictions. Just as he had educated himself, he led the populace step by step, with his writing and his speeches, through the challenges facing the nation. For more information and to buy tickets please see the Commonwealth Club website.

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Saddle Creek Golf Resort

April 23, 2014 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Saddle Creek Golf Resort Sports Club,
1280 Saddle Creek Drive
Copperopolis, 95228 United States
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September 2014

Mechanics’ Institute Library San Francisco

September 4, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mechanics’ Institute Library and Chess Room,
57 Post Street
San Francisco, 94104 United States
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Martin discusses the political genius of Lincoln, and how his words and his logic sprang from his moral and ethical convictions. Just as he had educated himself, he led the populace step by step, with his writing and his speeches, through the challenges facing the nation. After a short discussion of the book Martin will take questions during a special Q & A session, and be available to sign books afterward. Members Free Public Free

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February 2015

Green Apple Books San Francisco

February 23, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Green Apple Books,
506 Clement Street
San Francisco, 94118 United States
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Martin discusses the political genius of Lincoln, and how his words and his logic sprang from his moral and ethical convictions. Just as he had educated himself, he led the populace step by step, with his writing and his speeches, through the challenges facing the nation. After a short discussion of the book Martin will take questions during a special Q & A session, and be available to sign books afterward. Free to the Public

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