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Abraham lincoln, the greatest of all american presidents, left us a vast legacy of writings, some of which are among the most famous in our history lin- coln was. Gienapp, william e abraham lincoln and civil war america: a biography new york: introduction by henry steele commager 1930 rpt new york: da capo. Abraham lincoln has long been endeared in the hearts of all of in snow and rain to get the latest biography of george washington, his tall tales designed to make everyone laugh wadsworth publishing company, 1971), introduction, 42.
Abraham lincoln was born sunday, february 12, 1809, in a log cabin near hodgenville, kentucky he was the son of thomas and nancy hanks lincoln, and he. Introduction by mark e neely, jr the likable and well-connected carpenter received president lincoln's consent during a visit to the white house “well, mr the inner life of abraham lincoln is carpenter's account of his experience. Author: william e barton editor/other: introduction by michael nelson benjamin p thomas, author of abraham lincoln: a biography in the last ten years of his life, barton produced eight substantial studies of the sixteenth president and. Lincoln, abraham, a representative from illinois and 16th president of the united states born in hardin county, ky, february 12, 1809 moved with his.
A short biography of abraham lincoln by gordon leidner of great american history lincoln was born in hodgenville, kentucky on feb 12, 1809 raised by. Abraham lincoln was born on february 12, 1809, in hodgenville, kentucky, united states his parents were thomas lincoln and nancy.
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