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abraham lincoln the prairie years and the war years carl - abraham lincoln the prairie years and the war years carl sandburg on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers biography of abraham lincoln is republished here by reader s digest in an illustrated edition the original life of lincoln by author consisted of 6 separate volumes this distillation was written by sandburg loaded w photos, abraham lincoln the prairie years the war years six - abraham lincoln the prairie years the war years six volume set carl sandburg on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers carl sandburg was awarded the pulitzer prize for this outstanding work, abraham lincoln biography facts history childhood - abraham lincoln was a member of the whig party and later a republican he believed that the government s job was to do what a community of people could not do for themselves one of his greatest preoccupations as a political thinker was the issue of self governance and the promise and problems that could arise from it, presidency of abraham lincoln wikipedia - the presidency of abraham lincoln began on march 4 1861 when he was inaugurated as the 16th president of the united states and ended upon his assassination and death on april 15 1865 42 days into his second term lincoln was the first member of the recently established republican party elected to the presidency he was succeeded by vice president andrew johnson, abraham lincoln biography life family children name - abraham lincoln was born to thomas and nancy lincoln on february 12 1809 in a log cabin on a farm in hardin county kentucky two years later the family moved to a farm on knob creek there when there was no immediate work to be done abraham walked two miles to the schoolhouse where he learned, abraham lincoln and stephen a douglas - abraham lincoln and stephen a douglas library of congress reference number lc dig pga 00785 featured book robert w johannsen the frontier the union and stephen a douglas university of illinois press 1989, abraham lincoln and the eighth circuit abraham lincoln s - abraham lincoln and the eighth circuit featured book mark e steiner an honest calling the law practice of abraham lincoln his friends believed abraham lincoln loved life on the eighth circuit there was a simple camaraderie on the circuit that mr lincoln enjoyed as he moved from town to town each spring and fall, team of rivals the political genius of abraham lincoln - winner of the lincoln prize acclaimed historian doris kearns goodwin illuminates abraham lincoln s political genius in this highly original work as the one term congressman and prairie lawyer rises from obscurity to prevail over three gifted rivals of national reputation to become president, the great emancipator and the issue of race - the great emancipator and the issue of race abraham lincoln s program of black resettlement by robert morgan many americans think of abraham lincoln above all as the president who freed the slaves