Walter Stahr

Walter Stahr is the author of John Jay: Founding Father, a biography of America’s first Supreme Court Chief Justice. He lives in Exeter, New Hampshire, and Newport Beach, California.

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From one of our most acclaimed new biographers—the first full life of the leader of Lincoln’s “team of rivals” to appear in more than forty years.William Henry Seward was one of the most important Americans of the nineteenth century. Progressive governor of New York and outspoken US senator, he was the odds-on favorite to win the 1860 Republican nomination for president. As secretary of state and Lincoln’s closest adviser during the Civil War, Seward not only managed...

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William Seward, Lincoln's Indispensable Man

William Seward was one of the most important Americans of the nineteenth century: progressive governor of New York, U.S. senator, 1860 Republican nominee for president, secretary of state and Lincoln’s closest friend. Check out SEWARD by Walter Stahr

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