Abraham Lincoln An Illustrated Biography in Postcards

Abraham Lincoln An Illustrated Biography in Postcards

by James D. Ristine
     
 

Enjoy fascinating look at the life of this extraordinary historic figure. Beginning in the backwoods of Kentucky, Abraham Lincoln's life story is toldfrom his childhood and young adulthood to becoming a businessman, soldier, surveyor, lawyer, politician, and eventually the 16th president of the United States. His trying presidency and ultimate assassination are

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Enjoy fascinating look at the life of this extraordinary historic figure. Beginning in the backwoods of Kentucky, Abraham Lincoln's life story is toldfrom his childhood and young adulthood to becoming a businessman, soldier, surveyor, lawyer, politician, and eventually the 16th president of the United States. His trying presidency and ultimate assassination are documented. The final chapters are devoted to his many portraits, the legacy of his words, and many monuments and memorials across America. The author's unique use of more than 250 postcards illustrates Lincoln's life. The informative price guide of the postcards makes this a valuable reference for collectors. Those with an interest in Abraham Lincoln and American history will find this a remarkable addition to their library.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764328572
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
04/28/2008
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
1,410,838
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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