Read about the life and accomplishments of President Abraham Lincoln and find out how his actions have shaped our country today. Inside you will find out:
What Lincoln's early life in rural Kentucky and Illinois was like;
Why his presidential campaign was so effective;
And how the nation reacted to his death in 1865.
Cornerstones of Freedom™ brings history to life by capturing the dramatic and defining moments in American history with engaging text, primary source materials, historical photographs, maps, and timelines.