By Thomas Keneally
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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