Did Lincoln Own Slaves?: And Other Frequently Asked Questions about Abraham Lincoln
In the bicentennial year of Lincoln's birth, here is the one indispensable book that provides all you need to know about our most revered president in a lively and memorable question-and-answer format.You will learn whether Lincoln could dunk a basketball or tell a joke. Was he the great emancipator or a racist? If he were alive today, could he get elected? Did he die rich? Did scientists raise Lincoln from the dead? From the seemingly lighthearted to the most serious Gerald Prokopowicz tackles each question with balance and authority, and weaves a complete, satisfying biography that will engage young and old, scholars and armchair historians alike.
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I really enjoyed this book. While a Lincoln scholar will not really learn too much about Lincoln (as the author comes out and says in the introduction), it does provide a very nice condensation of all ... Read full review
Did Lincoln own slaves?: and other frequently asked questions about Abraham LincolnUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Within chronological chapters, this book indeed consists of questions and answers. Unfortunately, the author's heavy-handed casualness ("Billy Herndon") and ripostes (e.g., turning down one of his own ... Read full review
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Are there other famous things that Lincoln didnt really say?
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Everyone knows he was born poor but didnt Lincoln die rich?
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Vas the Confederate government involved in the plot
Is it true that Booth drilled a hole in the door to
Was Lincoln the greatest president?
Other than that how was the play Mrs Lincoln?
Isnt it too bad we dont have politicians today who can debate
he make a whistlestop campaign?
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Vere Lincoln and his men sworn into service by_elTerson Davis?
Didtft he once ask General McClellan ifhe could borrow
Didnt Lincoln offer to send a barrel of Grants whiskey to
Lincoln really think the world would not renlember what
So the train ride was too bumpy to write with a
And what is the big question about Lincoln and slavery?
So Lincoln was 11ot a racist? 1611
The Emancipation Proclamation wasnt aimounced until
Lincoln want to send blacks back to Africa?
How old was Lincoln when he became president?
Wl1ats the best Lincoln photo?
Vhere was Lincolns funeral?
Are there any good childrens books about Lincoln?
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Did Lincoln Own Slaves?: And Other Frequently Asked Questions about Abraham ...
Gerald J. Prokopowicz
No preview available - 2009