Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and The War Years

Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and The War Years

by Carl Sandburg, Arthur Morey
     
 

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Originally published in six volumes, Sandburg's Abraham Lincoln was called "the greatest historical biography of our generation." Sandburg distilled this work into one volume that became the definitive life of Lincoln. Index; photographs. 5-5/16 X 8.
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Originally published in six volumes, Sandburg's Abraham Lincoln was called "the greatest historical biography of our generation." Sandburg distilled this work into one volume that became the definitive life of Lincoln. Index; photographs. 5-5/16 X 8.

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New York Times Book Review
There has never been biography quite like this before. . . . Carl Sandburg has written a book that merits the reading and meditation of every American. -- Books of the Century; New York Times reivew, February 1926

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781480502826
Publisher:
Brilliance Audio
Publication date:
06/04/2013
Edition description:
Unabridged
Sales rank:
1,101,197
Product dimensions:
6.64(w) x 5.44(h) x 3.42(d)

Meet the Author

CARL SANDBURG (1878–1967) was twice awarded the Pulitzer Prize, first in 1940 for his biography of Abraham Lincoln and again in 1951 for Complete Poems. Before becoming known as a poet, he worked as a milkman, an ice harvester, a dishwasher, a salesman, a fireman, and a journalist. Among his classics are the Rootabaga Stories, which he wrote for his young daughters at the beginning of his long and distinguished literary career.

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