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Abraham Lincoln

Great American Historians on Our Sixteenth President

by Brian Lamb
Susan Swain

eBook

In this beautifully designed volume, America's top Lincoln historians offer a diverse array of perspectives on the life and legacy of America's sixteenth president. Spanning Lincoln's life—from his early career as a Springfield lawyer, to his presidential reign during one of America's most troubled historical periods, to his assassination in 1865—these essays, developed from original C-SPAN interviews, provide a compelling, composite portrait of Lincoln, one that offers up new stories and fresh insights on a defining leader. Extras include a timeline of Lincoln's life, brief biographies of the 56 contributors, and Lincoln's most famous speeches.


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Publisher: PublicAffairs

Kindle Book

  • Release date: February 6, 2009

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9780786726837
  • File size: 5084 KB
  • Release date: October 22, 2008

EPUB eBook

  • ISBN: 9780786726837
  • File size: 5084 KB
  • Release date: October 22, 2008

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Kindle Book
OverDrive Read
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Languages

English

In this beautifully designed volume, America's top Lincoln historians offer a diverse array of perspectives on the life and legacy of America's sixteenth president. Spanning Lincoln's life—from his early career as a Springfield lawyer, to his presidential reign during one of America's most troubled historical periods, to his assassination in 1865—these essays, developed from original C-SPAN interviews, provide a compelling, composite portrait of Lincoln, one that offers up new stories and fresh insights on a defining leader. Extras include a timeline of Lincoln's life, brief biographies of the 56 contributors, and Lincoln's most famous speeches.


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