Abraham Lincoln

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Read Books, 2009 - 388 pages
This early works on Abraham Lincoln is a fascinating biography of this historical figure by an industrious and scrupulous author. In this book it has been the authors aim to present such a picture of Lincoln and his times as shall leave upon the reader a definite and authoritative likeness of the man who's name in now enrolled highest among the types of our national ideals. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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About the author (2009)

Noah Brooks (1830-1903) was a journalist and editor who worked for newspapers in Sacramento, San Francisco, Newark, and New York. Michael Burlingame is the May Buckley Sadowski '19 Professor Emeritus of History at Connecticut College, author of The Inner World of Abraham Lincoln, and editor of An Oral History of Abraham Lincoln and Inside Lincoln's White House, among other books.

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