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Lincoln : A Photobiography - FREEDMAN RUSSELL

Lincoln

A Photobiography

Hardcover Published: 16th November 1987
ISBN: 9780899193809
Number Of Pages: 150
For Ages: 12 - 14 years old

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A description of the boyhood, marriage, and young professional life of Abraham Lincoln, includes his presidential years and also reflects on the latest scholarly thoughts about our Civil War president. "A realistic, perceptive, and unromanticized photobiography of Lincoln, including a sampler of quotations from his writings and speeches." -- Booklist. Editors' Choice

"A realistic, perceptive, and unromanticized photobiography of Lincoln, including a sampler of quotations from his writings and speeches." Booklist, Editor's Choice "A realistic, perceptive, and unromanticized photobiography of Lincoln, including a sampler of quotations from his writings and speeches." -- Booklist, ALA, Editor's Choice"Eloquent. . . . A human portrait of a politician honorably confronting the most vexing issues of his era. . . . This biography feels astonishly real." -- The New York Times Book Review"Few, if any, of the many books written for children about Lincoln can compare with Freedman's contribution. . . . This is an outstanding example of what (juvenile) biography can be. Like Lincoln himself, it stands head and shoulders above its competition." -- School Library Journal "A realistic, perceptive, and unromanticized photobiography of Lincoln, including a sampler of quotations from his writings and speeches." -- "Booklist, " ALA, Editor's Choice"Eloquent. . . . A human portrait of a politician honorably confronting the most vexing issues of his era. . . . This biography feels astonishly real." -- "The New York Times Book Review""Few, if any, of the many books written for children about Lincoln can compare with Freedman's contribution. . . . This is an outstanding example of what (juvenile) biography can be. Like Lincoln himself, it stands head and shoulders above its competition." -- "School Library Journal"

The Mysterious Mr. Lincolnp. 1
A Backwoods Boyp. 7
Law and Politicsp. 27
Half Slave and Half Freep. 45
Emancipationp. 67
This Dreadful Warp. 93
Who Is Dead in the White House?p. 119
A Lincoln Samplerp. 133
In Lincoln's Footstepsp. 138
Books About Lincolnp. 142
Acknowledgments and Picture Creditsp. 144
Indexp. 146
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ISBN: 9780899193809
ISBN-10: 0899193803
Audience: Children
For Ages: 12 - 14 years old
For Grades: 7 - 9
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 150
Published: 16th November 1987
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co International Inc.
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 19.1  x 0.5
Weight (kg): 674.0