Download PDF by Thomas Keneally: Abraham Lincoln: A Life (Penguin Lives)

By Thomas Keneally

ISBN-10: 0143114751

ISBN-13: 9780143114758

ISBN-10: 0670031755

ISBN-13: 9780670031757

The excellent concise biography of an American icon- now to be had in paperback for the bicentennial of his birth

The self -mad e guy from a log cabin, the good orator, the Emancipator, the Savior of the Union, the martyr-Lincoln's tale is on the very middle of yank historical past. yet who was once he, relatively? during this striking biography, award-winning writer Thomas Keneally follows Lincoln from his impoverished delivery via his schooling and presidency. From the improvement of his political philosophy to his stricken kinfolk lifestyles and his activities throughout the Civil battle, Abraham Lincoln is an incisive research of a turning element in our heritage and a revealing portrait of a pivotal figure.

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