Books by John Bicknell

LINCOLN'S PATHFINDER by John Bicknell
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 2017

"An instructive take on a period in American political history that became 'the first time a cause and campaign of a major political party resonated with women—and with free people of color.'"
A history of the intricate reworking of American political parties in light of the divisive views about the expansion of slavery into the West. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2014

"An entertaining account of a single year of unexceptional significance."
Longtime political journalist Bicknell (co-editor: Politics in America2012, 2011) presents a diverting snapshot of America in 1844.Read full book review >