Abraham Lincoln

Description

The ideal concise biography of an American icon- now available in paperback for the bicentennial of his birth The self -mad e man from a log cabin, the great orator, the Emancipator, the Savior of the Union, the martyr-Lincoln's story is at the very heart of American history. But who was he, really? In this outstanding biography, award-winning author Thomas Keneally follows Lincoln from his impoverished birth through his education and presidency. From the development of his political philosophy to his troubled family life and his actions during the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln is an incisive study of a turning point in our history and a revealing portrait of a pivotal figure.

Details

Author(s)
Thomas Keneally
Format
Paperback | 183 pages
Dimensions
127 x 180.34 x 17.78mm | 272.15g
Publication date
04 May 2010
Publisher
Penguin Putnam Inc
Imprint
The Penguin Press
Publication City/Country
New York, NY, United States
Language
English
Edition statement
Reprint
ISBN10
0143114751
ISBN13
9780143114758
Bestsellers rank
104,448