Published June 1971
by Beekman Books Inc .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
The Story of Abraham Lincoln: A Biography Book for New Readers is an introduction to the sixteenth president for early readers. With a timeline running throughout, this illustrated chapter book highlights the notable events of Abraham Lincoln’s life/5(39). This book filled a lot of gaps in the Lincoln story. It consists of a series of anecdotes remembered by contemporaries of Abe Lincoln. Many are humorous stories or jokes that he liked to tell and many are reiterated by more than one person.4/5. This children's book tells the history of Abraham Lincoln, from his childhood to his death. I like that the story is told with a simple writing style, easy for a child to understand, and there is a glossary at the back from some of the bigger or unfamiliar words/5. Finding Lincoln (Hardcover) by Ann Malaspina A great story for showing race relations in the south in a manner that young children can understand. This book shows how Jim Crow laws still affected children in the 's in the south. And how unfair and strange these laws seem now was the 4/5.
Read Chapter IV: School and Books of The Story of Abraham Lincoln by James Baldwin. The text begins: Not very long after this, the people of the neighborhood made up their minds that they must have a school-house. And so, one day after harvest, the men met together and chopped down trees, and built a little low-roofed log cabin to serve for that purpose. Lincoln by David Herbert Donald, published in , is also widely acknowledged as one of the better biographies of the man. Manhunt by James L. Swanson is a very readable book about the murder of the president, the motives of his killer John Wilkes Booth and the desperate manhunt over 12 days. If you want to completely shake up history, then. 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 : THE LINCOLN STORY BOOK. A Judicious Collection of the Best Stories and Anecdotes of the Great President, Many Appearing Here for the First Time in Book Form. COMPILED BY. HENRY L. WILLIAMS. PREFACE. The Abraham Lincoln Statue at Chicago is accepted as the typical Westerner of the forum, the rostrum, and the tribune, as he stood to be Author: Henry L. Williams.
If you're not a Lincoln history buff, you may find yourself, as I did, thrust into the middle of a story with characters and motives that were not readily discernible This is the book you need before you go. A link to this document should be posted on theater sites so that it's available to those who want some background to a great movie/5(). The Story of Abraham Lincoln by James Baldwin. The Story of Abraham Lincoln was published in Baldwin's book for young Americans, Four Great Americans: Washington, Franklin, Webster, Lincoln (). As a young boy, Lincoln wrote this in his schoolbook: "Abraham Lincoln, his hand and pen, he will be good, but God knows when." The story is perfect for young or reluctant . 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. Part of this book is an exploration of the reviews of Lincoln’s speech. Half the country viewed it as: “What’s he talking about God for? That’s not the place of a president.”.