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Getting Lincoln"s

Maureen Goldman

Getting Lincoln"s

by Maureen Goldman

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Published by Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boys / Men,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10150947M
    ISBN 100385309929
    ISBN 109780385309929

    Get unlimited access to 40, of the best books, audiobooks, videos, & more for kids 12 and under. Try free for 30 days. Abraham Lincoln was born on Febru , in a one-room log cabin on the Sinking Spring farm, south of Hodgenville in Hardin County, siblings were Sarah Lincoln Grigsby and Thomas Lincoln, Jr. After a land title dispute forced the family to leave in , they relocated to Knob Creek farm, eight miles to the , Thomas Lincoln, Abraham's father, had lost most of.

    Of the sixteen presidents whose biographies I’ve read so far, none have offered the variety of choices of Abraham Lincoln. Of the dozen Lincoln biographies I read, two were Pulitzer Prize winners, one is the second best-read presidential biography of all time, and six held the distinction of being the definitive Lincoln biography at one time or another. Lincoln’s party arrived at the theater at around 9 p.m. The play, Our American Cousin, had already started when the president entered his box directly above the right side of the stage.

    At le books have been written about Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president of the United you wish to learn about the man who led the North during the American Civil War and issued the Emancipation Proclamation in then you are not going to be restricted by choice.   LINCOLN'S VIRTUES. An Ethical Biography. By William Lee Miller. pp. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. $ More words have been written about Abraham Lincoln than any historical personage except.


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Getting Lincoln"s by Maureen Goldman Download PDF EPUB FB2

Getting Lincoln's Goat: An Elliott Armbruster Mystery Paperback – April 7, by E.M. Goldman (Author) › Visit Amazon's E.M. Goldman Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. 4/5(1). Actually, Lincoln began with “Mr. Presi­dent and Fellow-Citizens of New York,” but getting that right would have required looking up the New-York Tribune’s transcript of the speech (as Author: Allen C.

Guelzo. Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. "A grand work--the Lincoln biography for this generation." Harold Holzer Chicago Tribune "Lincoln immediately takes its place among the best of the genre, and it is unlikely that it will be surpassed in elegance, incisiveness and originality in this centuryA book of investigative tenacity, interpretive boldness and almost acrobatic balance."/5().

As Lincoln got older and became a politician, his reading regimen took a bit of a dip, but he continued to peruse books, giving each a chance.

But if he did not find the work interesting or informative, he wasn’t against setting it aside. Abraham Lincoln's favorite books Raised by a mostly-poor family on America's western frontier, Abraham Lincoln was largely self-educated. His formal education, added all together, came to. Exploring Abraham Lincoln's 'Melancholy' A new book on Abraham Lincoln explores how the young Illinois lawyer went on to become president despite suffering from lifelong depression.

The Lincoln Award is given to the book from that year's master list that earns the highest number of student votes. For a book to reach the master list, adult and young adult fiction and nonfiction titles must be nominated by teachers or librarians and vetted by the nominations committee.

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Keeping Lincoln's Secrets William H. Herndon, Abraham Lincoln's law partner and biographer, made a record of "secret and privatethings" about Lincoln in two memorandum books.

The most original—and arguably the most astonishing—contribution from is a two-volume work, The Physical Lincoln Complete (Mt. Vernon Book Systems, pages, $), by Dr. John G.

Sotos. The Best Books on President Lincoln. declared that there are more books written about Abraham Lincoln than any other person than Jesus Christ. The estimate then was o, Author: Allen Barra. Mary Todd Lincoln had always had a hard time meeting the severe expectations for women of her era.

Women, even famous wives, were expected to focus on the home and not seek attention or appear in Author: Erin Blakemore. Be Book-Smarter. SparkNotes is brought to you by Barnes & Noble. Visit to buy new and used textbooks, and check out our award-winning NOOK tablets and eReaders.

Lincoln, of course, is a central character in the book — but he doesn't appear very often. Carter says it was both intimidating and enormously difficult to write dialogue for such an iconic figure.

The number of books written about Abraham Lincoln is in excess of 15, In some of his political friends raised $ for Lincoln's campaign expenses when he ran for the U.S. House of Representatives. After the election, Lincoln gave the friends back $ saying he had spent only 75 cents for a barrel of cider.

"Abraham Lincoln, His hand and pen, He will be good, But God knows when." In a few weeks, Azel Dorsey's school came to a close; and Abraham Lincoln was again as busy as ever about his father's farm.

After that he attended school only two or three short terms. If all his school-days were put together they would not make a twelve-month. Lincoln's student sum book Abraham Lincoln's Youth "Abraham Lincoln his hand and pen he will be good but [God] knows When" These are the words Lincoln wrote in his schoolbook when he was a young boy.

In his autobiography, Lincoln estimated that his time in school totaled one year. His teachers in the pioneer schools in Indiana didn't have any. Getting Lincoln's Goat: An Elliot Armbrus E. Goldman, Author, Maureen Goldman, Author Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers $ (p) ISBN.

Lincoln's Great Depression Abraham Lincoln fought clinical depression all his life, and if he were alive today, his condition would be treated as a "character issue"—that is, as a political Author: Joshua Wolf Shenk.

Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of the United States. He preserved the Union during the U.S. Civil War and brought about the emancipation of :. According to Bowker's Books in Print database, inthere were 2, books written about Lincoln, which doesn't include video and audio books.

As of Novemthe number of books about Lincoln (which includes biographies, autobiographies, histories, titles on specific topics, etc) has jumped to 2,Author: Bill Lucey.Abraham Lincoln's Assassination; Abraham Lincoln: A Resource Guide from the Library of Congress; Lincoln Conspiracy Photograph Album at George Eastman museum; The Men Who Killed Lincoln – slideshow by Life magazine; Various articles on the conspirators and Lincoln assassination myths; Dr.

Samuel A. Mudd Research SiteLocation: Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C. Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. president (–65), who preserved the Union during the American Civil War and brought about the emancipation of the slaves.

Among American heroes, Lincoln continues to have a unique appeal for his fellow countrymen and also for people of other lands. Learn more about Abraham Lincoln here.