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by Russell Freedman

Download Lincoln: A Photobiography (Turtleback School  Library Binding Edition) ePub
  • ISBN 0833534335
  • ISBN13 978-0833534330
  • Language English
  • Author Russell Freedman
  • Publisher Turtleback; Bound for Schools & Libraries ed. edition (September 25, 1989)
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  • Category Teenagers
  • Subcategory Education and Reference
  • Size ePub 1304 kb
  • Size Fb2 1388 kb
  • Rating: 4.5
  • Votes: 230

FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Photographs and text trace the life of the Civil War President.

Abraham Lincoln was a skilled politician, an inspirational leader, and a man of humor and pathos.

The battles that made Abraham Lincoln : how Lincoln mastered his enemies to win the Civil War, free the slaves, and preserve the Union. 14 MB·583 Downloads·New! Today, Abraham Lincoln is a beloved American icon, widely considered to be our best president. Abraham Lincoln was a skilled politician, an inspirational leader, and a man of humor and pathos. Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter.

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For use in schools and libraries only. Reveals the hidden life of the sixteenth . president, who was actually a vampire-hunter obsessed with the complete elimination of the undead. Grahame-Smith could be poised to become the Howard Zinn of vampire-related alterna-history. Library Binding: 448 pages.

Published September 25th 1989 by Turtleback Books. Lincoln: A Photobiography (Library Binding). Published June 28th 2007 by Paw Prints 2007-06-28.

Showing 1-20 of 20. Lincoln: A Photobiography (Paperback). Published September 25th 1989 by Clarion Books. Paperback, 160 pages. Published September 25th 1989 by Turtleback Books. Hardcover, 160 pages. Author(s): Russell Freedman.

Lincoln: A Photobiography. has been added to your Cart. My son is using this book for another school project and enjoys the book very much. Russell Freedman covers Lincoln's life and career in a balanced treatment that is enhanced by period photographs and drawings. The book won the Newbery Medal, the Jefferson Cup Award and the Golden Kite Honor Book Award, and earned a citation as School Library Journal Best Book of the Year. From Publishers Weekly.

Lincoln thought quickly, he drilled a hole in the flatboat's bow and began unloading enough cargo from the rear of the boat to tilt it upward. As the water that was trapped on the boat's deck poured forward toward the bow, it drained through the hole. The flatboat, grew lighter as the water drained away, then floated over the dam.

Lincoln said later that all his schooling together "did not amount to one year. Some fragments of his schoolwork still survive, including a verse that he wrote in his homemade arithmetic book: "Abraham Lincoln/his hand and pen/he will be good but/god knows When. Mostly, he educated himself by borrowing books and newspapers. Publisher: Demco Media, 1989.

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Uickabrod
Great book for young readers. Honestly, I usually dislike any type of biographies, but this was different. The photos and drawings not only broke up the text and made the reading more inviting, but they were quite interesting in their own right. The many facts, especially direct quotes, of Lincoln were intriguing and some funny. Slavery was a “monstrous injustice.” It was a “cancer” threatening to grow out of control “in a nation originally dedicated to the inalienable rights of man.” Lincoln agreed with others that he was rather homely referring once to his “poor, lean, lank face.” When a rival called him “two-faced” during a political debate, Lincoln replied: “I leave it to my audience If I had another face, do you think I’d wear this one?” Some of the letters included reveal a man of great penmanship and great words. What struck me most throughout the book was the ending. He seemed to be aware that he would die by assassination, and accepted such. “If I wore a shirt of mail, and kept myself surrounded by a bodyguard, it would be all the same. There are a thousand ways of getting at a man if it is desired that he should be killed.” And later he had a dream that he was wandering through the White House but no one was around until he reached the East Room, where a wake was held. When he asked “Who is dead in the White House?” the answer was “The President, he was killed by an assassin.” At that point he woke in his dream. In all, a fascinating look at an ordinary man who lived a more-than-ordinary life, devoting it to leading his loved country. “…I have no other so great (ambition) as that of being truly esteemed of my fellow men, by rendering myself worthy of their esteem.” This book reads more like an adventure than a biography, but contains everything one could hope to learn from a biography.
Folsa
Great little book - good for elementary age (if you believe in old fashioned education) or Jr High age (if you believe in the dumbed-down public education model we live with today. Quick, easy read, and no "revised" or "rewritten" History in it. Seller is great and would do business with them again.
spark
I bought this book for my son's 11th birthday. He's always been interested in President Lincoln because they have the same birthday (albeit different years!). This book was the last present he opened - after the gameboy, the new game, and several other books. The gameboy went on the table and the book came out. He read for nearly an hour, occasionally stopping to fill me in on tidbits from the book. The book is very interesting reading, even for adults, and is written in such a way to capture the reader's interest from the beginning. I would highly recommend it!
Qiahmagha
It does say Photobiography... :- but still whish it had more text content. Overal I would recommend the book and buy again as a gift for another in the future or for younger children 6 to older...if nothing else it has pictures. My son is using this book for another school project and enjoys the book very much. I have added a star.
Gorisar
very nice book -- many great pictures
Mr_NiCkNaMe
Really nice book. Very interesting photos.
Nilasida
This book is a favorite among students of all ages. I first used it in my Children's Literature classes, and the college students often chose this photobiography as their favorite of the semester reads. Recently, I read with fourth graders, and it again appears to be the best. The text is written well, and the photos are varied and rich. It is a win, win for all who purchase it and read the story of our American hero.
Very interesting about the life of Lincoln, and it's not too difficult to read. It gave me more knowledge about our 16th president.