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Mary Todd Lincoln

Mary Todd Lincoln

by Joanne Mattern
     
 
This book introduces young readers to the life of Mary Lincoln, beginning with her childhood in Lexington, Kentucky. Readers will become familiar with her world as they learn about her years away at private school and her marriage to Abraham Lincoln in Springfield, Illinois. The book details how the Civil War, the deaths of her sons, and her spending habits after her

Overview

This book introduces young readers to the life of Mary Lincoln, beginning with her childhood in Lexington, Kentucky. Readers will become familiar with her world as they learn about her years away at private school and her marriage to Abraham Lincoln in Springfield, Illinois. The book details how the Civil War, the deaths of her sons, and her spending habits after her husband's assassination brought Mrs. Lincoln much criticism while she was First Lady. Informative sidebars and full-color photos accompany easy-to-read, engaging text. Includes timeline, fun facts, index, and glossary.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781599287973
Publisher:
ABDO Publishing Company
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Series:
First Ladies Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
5 - 11 Years

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