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User Review  - msaucier818 - LibraryThing

One of the best books I have read! Abraham Lincoln is easily my favorite person in history, and this biography does a fantastic job covering his life and the major events of the Civil War. I cannot ... Read full review

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User Review  - kaulsu - LibraryThing

How many of us can even pretend to live by this sentiment? How many politicians? In this day of virulent political bashing--even from the pulpit, how many clergy, even, can say this. So the story of ... Read full review

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User Review  - mattries37315 - LibraryThing

Since his assassination Abraham Lincoln has become the most written about American in history and his life has crossed over to film and cable television 'documentaries'. Early written portraits of ... Read full review

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User Review  - VictoriaJZ - LibraryThing

Having not read any biographies of Lincoln, I was impressed with this very readable and informative addition to the many volumes out there. I'm now intrigued enough to search out others. Read full review

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User Review  - oldman - LibraryThing

This is the best biography of Abraham Lincoln I have ever read. I had read others in the past, but this included personal items about Lincoln which impacted his actions as President - like his trip to ... Read full review

what a man this was

User Review  - joe232323 - Borders

I have read many biographies of Lincoln and other books about the Civil War. None of them have approached the detail and plethora of anecdotes that make this read so enjoyable. The more I find out ... Read full review


User Review  - okiegal - Borders

I checked this book out at the library and read it. After finishing the book I went out and bought it. This is a fantastic book about Lincoln. I would highly recommend it to anyone that wanted to learn more about our 16th president. Read full review

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User Review  - DeaconBernie - LibraryThing

I believe that 500 years from now, Lincoln will have joined the historical people of the ages, and this book will make a large contribution to realizing that honored position. Clearly, White has done ... Read full review

A Lincoln - the best biography of Lincoln in 2009

User Review  - johnt - Borders

This year, 2009, marks the bicentennial of the birth of Abraham Lincoln. One of the first and finest books on Lincoln published in this celebratory year is A. Lincoln, by Ronald C. White. Simply put ... Read full review

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User Review  - Scott_Hercher - LibraryThing

An immensely, readable biography of our country's greatest president. Read full review

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