Who Was Abraham Lincoln?

Who Was Abraham Lincoln?

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by Janet B. Pascal, Nancy Harrison
     
 

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Born to a family of farmers, Lincoln stood out from an early age—literally! (He was six feet four inches tall.) As sixteenth President of the United States, he guided the nation through the Civil War and saw the abolition of slavery. But Lincoln was tragically shot one night at Ford’s Theater—the first President to be assassinated. Over 100 black-and

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Born to a family of farmers, Lincoln stood out from an early age—literally! (He was six feet four inches tall.) As sixteenth President of the United States, he guided the nation through the Civil War and saw the abolition of slavery. But Lincoln was tragically shot one night at Ford’s Theater—the first President to be assassinated. Over 100 black-and-white illustrations and maps are included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440688133
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date:
11/20/2008
Series:
Penguin Group Who Was Series
Sold by:
Penguin Group
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
141,592
Lexile:
720L (what's this?)
File size:
10 MB
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Janet Pascal, author of many YA biographies and Viking’s senior copyeditor, lives in New York, New York. John O’Brien lives in Delaran, New Jersey. Nancy Harrison lives in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

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Who Was Abraham Lincoln? 4.1 out of 5 based on 2 ratings. 105 reviews.
Andi Hauk More than 1 year ago
All of the books in the series are REALLY GOOD!
teresa Gendron More than 1 year ago
My 7 year old loves this book!! He enjoys reading the time line at the back of the book he remembers when he was born and when he became president and all the other facts. This one was his first "who was book" and he looks forward to going to the book store and see who else he can learn about.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I read this in an hour it was so great You have to read it.
Katie Bell More than 1 year ago
Abraham Lincoln is such an interesting person and this book really made him seem like he wasn't flesh & blood.YOU HAVE TO READ THIS BOOK!!!!!!;)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good reading for elementary children
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The book was informative and perfect for his book report. I enjoy all of the who is series, Gretchen learning to educate kids with.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good job stoping slavery.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Cool. But we need more exitment make some cool history game or a book that teacheas about this kind of stuff. P.s harriet tubman is better book than this.yah yah i know the nook is for reading but we need somthing new . Maybe somthing about martin luther king jr. And this stuff needs to be free. I am a toatal cheapskate but i think everything should be free. I love this kind of stuff but its costing alot so i try to stay away. The three things for this that i think are........................ Cool Somthing i whant to stay away from History/educathinal Please read my review it can really help you diseid it really hepled me alot. And.please sugesgt writing a review yourself and do not be afraid so post somthing
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I went to the nook store and got a sample of the book when I only got a sample of the table of contents. How would I know if this was a good book or not?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Very very VERY short sampel
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Abe rocks so much this book has a lot of good facts
Shawn Wallace More than 1 year ago
It is the best book ever. It's my favorite book.
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Abraham Lincoln was honest to the Union. He appears on the five dollar bill and penny.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Gp
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I really this book and awsome!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is my favorite president he was the first president to get assasinated and he stop the civil war. This guy is totally my favorite presidents # totally
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is very interstesting. It can tteach kids a lot of things like to learn that abrham lincon is the real person who sent the slaves to freedom.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good book
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
You know that was Martin Luther King, Jr. , right? Lincoln stopped slavery.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Best biography book that ive read
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