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This book was written by Ward Hill Lamon- Abraham Lincoln's personal bodyguard. Lamon was one of Mr. Lincoln's closest and probably his most trusted friend - a friendship that spanned nineteen years. It is a follow-up to another book The Life of Abraham Lincoln Reviews: 2. Future Lincoln books cannot be written without it, and from no other book can a general reader learn so much about Abraham Lincoln. It is the essential title for the bicentennial. (Nov.)James L. Swanson is the author of Manhunt: The Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer. His next book is Chasing Lincoln Cited by: Occasionally the text of a book will be put into a specialized book press and painted, often with a scene from the book or a landscape, so that the painting is invisible when the book is closed but visible . Magnificent, original classic Lincoln biography Early childhood and political career in Illinois Exceptional analysis of the Civil War presidency and the man who rose to the occasion with a patriotic summary of his life 5/5(3).
Magnificent, original classic Lincoln biography Early childhood and political career in Illinois Exceptional analysis of the Civil War presidency and the man who rose to the occasion with a patriotic summary of his life . There are biographies, history books, picture books, children’s books and fictional novels based on his life. In recent years, Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns . In , C. A. Tripp's book, The Intimate World of Abraham Lincoln, was posthumously published. Tripp was a sex researcher, a protégé of Alfred Kinsey, and was gay. He began writing The Intimate World of Abraham Lincoln with Philip Nobile, but they had a falling out. Nobile later accused Tripp's book . Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. president (–65), who preserved the Union during the American Civil War and brought about the emancipation of the slaves. Among American heroes, Lincoln continues to have a unique appeal for his fellow countrymen and also for people of other lands. Learn more about Abraham Lincoln .
A great popular success, Holland's biography introduced American readers who were hungry for personal information about Lincoln's early life to some of the most famous and enduring Lincoln stories. From Holland the reader learned about Lincoln making restitution for a ruined book. The granddaddy of all the recent books [on Lincoln] is Michael Burlingame's Abraham Lincoln: A Life monumental in size, depth and scholarship, this is the new standard biography of our time and surpasses all other life portraits of our 16th president, and is the most important book ISBN: She is remembered today as a muckraking journalist, author of such blockbuster exposes as 's The History of the Standard Oil Company, which actually contributed to the corporation's Reviews: 1. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month The Audacious Life of Abraham Lincoln. by Richard Striner | .