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User Review  - abrial2433 - LibraryThing

Following the life of an American icon, this text tries to capture the image of the man that history has mostly glossed over. Sullen, morose, and a gifted speaker; Lincoln was more than what the ... Read full review

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User Review  - jakdomin - LibraryThing

This photobiography provides an illustrative account of several themes, including slavery, violence (dead soldiers, war, assassination), responsibility, and one of the most important figures in the ... Read full review

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This Newberry Award winner is a quick and evocative overview of Lincolns life. It brings the challenges of union into focus and we never lose sight of his determination and dedication. The binding ... Read full review

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User Review  - goodnightmoon - LibraryThing

Surprisingly moving, yet simple and straightforward. The author uses excellent details, including plenty of Lincoln's own quotes, to masterfully draw us into often-simplified events, like the reasons ... Read full review

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User Review  - jamie_tow - LibraryThing

" A spider of a boy" they called him. Throughout Lincoln's life he was known as a tall, bony legged man. Although he claimed he had forgotten his childhood, historians say he was born in a log cabin ... Read full review

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