By William Martin
Treasure hunters Peter Fallon and Evangeline Carrington are heading for event in Washington D.C., the graceful, smooth, power-hungry capital of America...and the crowded, muddy, intrigue-filled nexus of the Civil conflict. Their prize? A record of great historic value and incalculable worth: Abraham Lincoln's diary.
What if Lincoln recorded his innermost concepts as he moved towards the belief that he needs to unfastened the slaves? And what if that diary slipped from his hands in 1862? A lately chanced on letter written by means of Lincoln means that the diary exists and is ready to be came upon. a few wish the diary for its huge, immense symbolic worth to a state that reveres Lincoln. Others think it consists of a gloomy fact approximately Lincoln's well-known proclamation--a fact that can profoundly influence the fast-approaching elections and alter the process a state. Peter and Evangeline needs to race opposed to those made up our minds adversaries to discover a record which can shake the root of Lincoln's legacy.
From William Martin, the New York occasions bestselling writer of The misplaced Constitution, The Lincoln Letter is a breathless chase around the Washington of this present day in addition to a political mystery set in our besieged Civil warfare capital. it's a tale of previous animosities that also smolder, outdated philosophies that also contend, and a portrait of our best president as he passes from legal professional to chief within the fight for a brand new delivery of freedom.