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Lincoln the president.

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJ.G. Randall and Richard N. Current.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsCurrent, Richard Nelson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE457 .R212 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 421 p. :
      Number of Pages421
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL44344M
      ISBN 100252068726
      LC Control Number99039598
      OCLC/WorldCa41958982

      Douglas in the Illinois Senate election. There I grew up…. There are a number of valuable resources at the end of the book: an annotated list of important dates, a recommended reading list of children's books about Abraham Lincoln, recommended Web sites, selected research sources, and the complete text of Lincoln's Gettyburg address. In NovemberLincoln delivered a brief speech just words at the dedication ceremony for the new national cemetery at Gettysburg. And she said, because he's so companionable.

      Who Was Abraham Lincoln? Lincoln studied law and was admitted to the bar in Actor John Wilkes Booth shot him in the back of the head before jumping onto the stage and escaping to Maryland. This is an accessible and interesting biography. Reading material was in short supply in the Indiana wilderness.

      Seward of New York and other powerful contenders in favor of the rangy Illinois lawyer with only one undistinguished congressional term under his belt. Lincoln referred to an almanac and proved that the night in question had been too dark for the witness to see anything clearly. Douglas for Senator. The Ford Theatre shut down after the assassination. Learn more here.


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