Abraham Lincoln

Abraham LincolnIn February 1959, Carl Sandburg gave an address on the occasion of Abraham Lincoln s 150th birthday before the Joint Session of Congress. The Lincoln biographer spoke of the nation s 16th president as a man who is both steel and velvet, who is as hard as rock and soft as drifting fog, who holds in his heart and mind the paradox of a terrible storm and peace unspeakable and perfect. This short work is part of Applewood s American Roots, series, tactile mementos of American passions by some of Ame…

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Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Writings 1832-1858: Bicentennial Jacket

Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Writings 1832-1858: Bicentennial JacketHardCover. Pub Date: December 2008 Pages: 898 Publisher: Liary of America With over 100.000 copies in print. Here with a New Jacket for Lincoln’s bicentennial is THE FIRST VOLUME in The Liary of America’s acclaimed. Comprehensive edition of Lincoln’s writings . featuring 240 speeches. letters. and drafts charting his rise from rural law practice to national prominence. It includes the full texts of the famous Lincoln-Douglas debates and the House Divided speech. as well as a detailed chronology …

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Under Lincoln’s Hat: The Story of the Man and His Presidency Told Through 100 Objects (Abraham Lincoln President/Soct)

Under Lincoln's Hat: The Story of the Man and His Presidency Told Through 100 Objects (Abraham Lincoln President/Soct)HardCover. Pub Date: December 2008 Pages: 898 Publisher: Liary of America With over 100.000 copies in print. Here with a New Jacket for Lincoln’s bicentennial is THE FIRST VOLUME in The Liary of America’s acclaimed. Comprehensive edition of Lincoln’s writings . featuring 240 speeches. letters. and drafts charting his rise from rural law practice to national prominence. It includes the full texts of the famous Lincoln-Douglas debates and the House Divided speech. as well as a detailed chronology …

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Abraham Lincoln

Abraham LincolnAbraham Lincoln Marking the 200th anniversary of Lincoln’s birth, this marvelous short biography by a leading historian offers an illuminating portrait of one of the giants in the American story. Full description…

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Abraham Lincoln: A Concise History of the Man Who Transformed the World (One Hour History US Presidents Book 1)

Abraham Lincoln: A Concise History of the Man Who Transformed the World (One Hour History US Presidents Book 1)Abraham Lincoln’s determination to hold the North and South together would ultimately lead to the bloodiest war in American history, the abolition of slavery, and his own untimely death from an assassin’s bullet. But to see Lincoln solely as a tragic figure consumed with the strife of mid-nineteenth century America is to miss meeting him as a man who never allowed himself to be defeated by adversity or grief or turmoil. From his earliest days on the frontier, he endured the loss of his beloved…

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Abraham Lincoln: A Life From Beginning to End (Booklet) (One Hour History US Presidents)

Abraham Lincoln: A Life From Beginning to End (Booklet) (One Hour History US Presidents)Abraham Lincoln’s determination to hold the North and South together would ultimately lead to the bloodiest war in American history, the abolition of slavery, and his own untimely death from an assassin’s bullet. But to see Lincoln solely as a tragic figure consumed with the strife of mid-nineteenth century America is to miss meeting him as a man who never allowed himself to be defeated by adversity or grief or turmoil. From his earliest days on the frontier, he endured the loss of his beloved…

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