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Life of Abraham Lincoln

by William Dean Howells

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Published by Abraham Lincoln Association in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Political career before 1861

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy W.D. Howells; this campaign biography corrected by the hand of Abraham Lincoln in the summer of 1860 is reproduced here with careful attention to the appearance of the original volume.
    ContributionsAbraham Lincoln Association (Springfield, Ill.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457 .H86
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii p.,
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6379319M
    LC Control Number38034972
    OCLC/WorldCa1011150

    Magnificent, original classic Lincoln biography Early childhood and political career in Illinois Exceptional analysis of the Civil War presidency and the man who rose to the occasion with a patriotic summary of his life and tragic death Beautifully written in by a political contemporary, this is one of the greatest and most sensitive works of nineteenth-century American biographic. Page - I do not expect the house to fall, but I do expect it will cease to be divided. It will become all one thing, or all the other. Either the opponents of slavery will arrest the further spread of it, and place it where the public mind shall rest in the belief that it is in the course of ultimate extinction; or its advocates will push it forward till it shall become alike lawful in all.

    Jan 16,  · Abraham Lincoln's Early Life Lincoln was born on February 12, to Nancy and Thomas Lincoln in a one-room log cabin in Hardin County, Kentucky. His . Jul 05,  · Abraham Lincoln has made it possible for a man so inexperienced and so unprepared for the presidency to become a great moral leader. In the most troubled of times, here was a man who led the country out of slavery and preserved a shattered Union -- in short, one of the greatest presidents this country has ever seen/5.

    J. G. Holland's Life of Abraham Lincoln by J.G. Holland and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at bextselfreset.com Life of Abraham Lincoln by Holland - AbeBooks bextselfreset.com Passion for books. May 16,  · In this engrossing life-and-times study of the formative years of Abraham Lincoln (–65), before he became a national figure, political journalist and historian Blumenthal (The Strange Death of Republican America) takes the reader deep into Illinois and national politics to locate the character and content of Lincoln's ideas, interests /5(5).


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