Meet Abraham Lincoln (Landmark Books)

by Barbara Cary

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

Written in English
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ISBN 100375803963
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  Mary Todd Lincoln (Decem –J ) was the wife of President Abraham became a figure of controversy and criticism during her time in the White House. After his death and the deaths of three of her children, she . Today it seems unthinkable but in August —the summer of Gettysburg and Vicksburg and the bloody New York draft riots—anybody could walk into the White House and ask to meet the president. Abraham Lincoln’s advisers warned him not to welcome strangers during wartime but he called these meetings “taking a public opinion bath.”.   President Abraham Lincoln and General Ulysses S. Grant didn’t meet often in person. But their mutual respect and trust grew deep over the final . By Don Radebaugh – Ever wonder where Abraham Lincoln got his amazing mind? Evidence suggests it came from the maternal side of the equation. Meet Thomas and Nancy Hanks Lincoln, the parents of the 16th President. The image of Thomas is from an actual photo whereas the image of Nancy is an artist’s rendition of what she may have looked like. No photo of Nancy exists because she, at the age.

For instance, while the abolition of slavery is undoubtedly one of the most sublime achievements of the American people, it isn't quite right to equate Abraham Lincoln with that event. He wasn't an abolitionist, and he wasn't pro-slavery; in his mind he had bigger fish . In this OurStory module from the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History entitled A Letter to Abraham Lincoln, children will read Mr. Lincoln's Whiskers, a children's book that tells the story of Grace Bedell and the famous letter that she sent to Abraham Lincoln in The module includes links to hands-on activities and a list of recommended readings for further exploration. In more recent and contemporary children’s literature, the focus has shifted to Lincoln and his Legacy. For example, in Meet Abraham Lincoln, Barbara Cory ends her book with an illustration of the Lincoln Memorial and states that, “Today Americans still honor and love Abraham Lincoln for what he did years ago” [Cory, Barbara. Abe Lincoln at Last! by Mary Pope Osborne — Magic Treehouse fans will love this story about Jack and Annie’s encounter with Abraham Lincoln. When the siblings travel back in time to , they can’t wait to meet President Lincoln. However, he’s far too busy trying to save the nation.

  Abraham Lincoln spent his childhood in poverty. He and his family have faced many difficulties finding shelter to live. His father is so poor that he can’t afford Lincoln’s schooling. Abraham Lincoln is self-learner. He educated himself from books donated by people. For a discussion of Lincoln and the postwar rise of corporations, see Guelzo, Abraham Lincoln, – [32] The comment was made to T. B. Stenhouse, who was inquiring after the president’s attitude toward the Mormons (quoted in Preston Nibley, Brigham Young, the Man and His Work [Salt Lake City: Deseret News, ], ).

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There are biographies, history books, picture books, children’s books and fictional novels based on his life. In recent years, Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin has received a great deal of attention.

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The book that was helpful was “The Intimate World of Abraham Lincoln” by C.A. Tripp. He was a Kinsey Institute sex researcher and the first to declare that Lincoln was homosexual.Meet one of America's favorite presidents!

Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of the United States. He led the country through the Civil War, helped end slavery, and wore a stovepipe hat. But there's a lot more to learn about Honest Abe!

Learn all about Lincoln's life in this new biography.