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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  - sscarllet - LibraryThing

I really enjoyed this book. However, I did feel that parts of it dragged. I had problems getting through chapters that were more about local politics, I wanted to read about Lincoln and would have ... Read full review

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User Review  - csayban - LibraryThing

In so many ways, I really enjoyed this biography of Abraham Lincoln. I learned a great deal about his upbringing, the challenges he had early in his life and the number of choices he had to make - and ... 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

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User Review  - ALincolnNut - LibraryThing

Ronald White, author of two previous books on Abraham Lincoln, offers his hand at a full biography of the 16th president in "A. Lincoln." Well-researched and well-written, the volume capably gives a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jthierer - LibraryThing

An excellent biography of Lincoln, but I wish it had contained a little more information about what happened to other players in the aftermath of his death. While its true that the story of Abraham ... 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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