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Abraham Lincoln

Gillian Gosman

Abraham Lincoln

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Published by PowerKids Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementBy Gillian Gosman
SeriesLife stories
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE457.905 .G67 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24412496M
ISBN 109781448825820, 9781448827534, 9781448827541
LC Control Number2010034282

Despite heavy criticisms from all sides, Lincoln maintained enough support to win re-election in Lincoln was six feet four inches tall, rawboned and lanky, but muscular and physically strong. Lincoln joined Abraham Lincoln book Republican Party in When the war ended, Lincoln traveled to Chicago ; on this trip, he encountered two young men who would eventually became president: Theodore Roosevelt who challenged Lincoln after a speech in Montanaand concluded Lincoln's ideas were dangerous for the country and Hosea Blackford who shared a conversation with Lincoln while on a train crossing Dakota Territory ; for Blackford, it was a political awakening.

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After more than half a century, Abraham Abraham Lincoln book A Biography is still an essential source for anyone interested in learning more about the many facets of the sixteenth president, and it remains the definitive single-volume work on the life of an American legend. This picture book was written by Kay Winters and illustrated by Nancy Carpenter. Lincoln's nomination was due in part to his moderate views on slavery, his support for improving the national infrastructure, and the protective tariff. His family moved to southern Indiana in


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Lincoln is most famous for leading the country during the American Civil War. He ran for Abraham Lincoln book Illinois state legislature and lost in However, he was taught by many different individuals. Civil War and brought about the emancipation of Abraham Lincoln book.

After serving as congressman he continued to work as a lawyer. The couple had four sons together, two of whom would die tragically while still children. He was born in a single-room log cabin in Hardin County, Kentucky.

Giddings on a bill to abolish slavery in the District of Columbia with compensation for the owners, enforcement to capture fugitive slaves, and a popular vote on the matter. InLincoln returned to Springfield to resume his career as a lawyer and devote more time to his family.

Lincoln was determined to maintain the "Union" of the states. Then, inLincoln was elected to U. Reading material was in short supply in the Indiana wilderness.

An aggressively activist commander-in-chief, Lincoln used every power at his disposal to assure victory in the Civil War and end slavery in the United States.

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Hopes for a quick Union victory were dashed by defeat in the Battle of Bull Run Manassasand Lincoln called formore troops as both sides prepared for a long conflict.

Representative in Abraham Lincoln book. In Abraham Lincoln book general election, Lincoln again faced Douglas, who represented the northern Democrats; southern Democrats had nominated John C.

Lincoln chose Idaho. In his nomination acceptance speech, he criticized Douglas, the Supreme Courtand President James Buchanan for promoting slavery and declared "a house divided cannot stand.

Lincoln survived, but Mary did not. Gettysburg Address On November 19,Lincoln delivered what would become his most famous speech and one of the most important speeches in American history, the Gettysburg Address. Promising not to seek reelection, he returned to Springfield in During his time in office, the nation fought the Civil War, which claimed hundreds of thousands of lives.

The adhesion of Lincoln and his supporters gave for the first time the chance of creating a Socialist party with a mass following and genuine chance to eventually gain power through the ballot box.

Lincoln received not quite 40 percent of the popular vote, but carried of Electoral College votes, thus winning the U. This declaration freed the slaves in all of the Southern states.Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12,the second child of Thomas Lincoln and Nancy Hanks Lincoln, in a one-room log cabin on Sinking Spring Farm near Hodgenville, Kentucky.: 20–22 He was a descendant of Samuel Lincoln, an Englishman who migrated from Hingham, Norfolk, to its namesake, Hingham, Massachusetts, in Born: February 12,Sinking Spring Farm.

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