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Elephants for Mr. Lincoln

American Civil War-Era Diplomacy in Southeast Asia

by Hibler Anita

  • 313 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by The Scarecrow Press, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Diplomacy,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History: American,
  • Diplomatic History,
  • U.S. History - Civil War And Reconstruction (1860-1877),
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • South East Asia,
  • USA,
  • International Relations - Diplomacy,
  • General,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877),
  • Diplomats,
  • 19th century,
  • Merchants,
  • Southeast Asia,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7997238M
    ISBN 100810857626
    ISBN 109780810857629

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Elephants for Mr. Lincoln is an interesting study as it places its focus on the activities of the United States government and American Christian ministry Cited by: 1. Everything is contained in this book: from the King of Siam's letter to President Lincoln offering white elephants to aid the Union (unfortunately, the letter didn't arrive until after the war had ended) to the recounting of Paul Revere's daughter, the wife of a merchant consul in Singapore, of how she rang the bell made by her father to remind Author: William Strobridge.

One of the co-authors; Dr. Anita Hibler of "Elephants for Mr. Lincoln" is an old friend. It seems that she and I have been in and out of Southeast Asia for most of our adult lives and I can tell you she very much loves this area of the world and the peoples who live and work in it.5/5(3).

When Abraham Lincoln’s administration moved into the White House, they turned down what could have been a great gift to the country: the chance to populate the United States with wild elephants. Get this from a library.

Elephants for Mr. Lincoln: American Civil War-era diplomacy in Southeast Asia. [William F Strobridge; Anita Hibler] -- "Elephants for Mr. Lincoln tells the story of American merchants, diplomats and missionaries in Southeast Asia prior to and during the U.S.

Civil War. American relations in Southeast Asia had begun. This curious book, which begins with events in the s, emphasizes Burma and Siam but undervalues other parts of Southeast Asia. The title refers to the offer by the king of Siam to send elephants to the United States to help President Lincoln win the Civil War.

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