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The real book about Abraham Lincoln

by Franklin Folsom

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Published by Garden City Books, by arrangement with F. Watts [New York in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Michael Gorham. Illustrated by Elinore Blaisdell.
    SeriesReal books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457.905 .F65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186 p.
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6094529M
    LC Control Number51012212
    OCLC/WorldCa1686325

    Abraham Lincoln was born in a log cabin in Hardin County, Kentucky, on February 12th, The son of Thomas Lincoln, a frontiersman whose own father had been killed by Native Americans, the years leading up to Abraham's adulthood were marred by poverty.   DIGG THIS After the publication of my book, The Real Lincoln, I continued to research and write on the topic. Among the things I’ve learned since then is that Abraham Lincoln was a far worse tyrant than I portrayed him as being in that book. A thousand times worse. I’ve also learned that there is only one genuine Lincoln scholar in America — David Donald — and .

    Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is a American action horror film directed by Timur Bekmambetov, based on the mashup novel of the same novel's author, Seth Grahame-Smith, wrote the screenplay. Benjamin Walker stars as the title character with supporting roles by Dominic Cooper, Anthony Mackie, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Rufus Sewell, Music by: Henry Jackman. A New Look at Abraham Lincoln, His Agenda, and an Unnecessary WarMost Americans consider Abraham Lincoln to be the greatest president in history. His legend as the Great Emancipator has grown to mythic proportions as hundreds of books, a national holiday, and a monument in Washington, D.C., extol his heroism and martyrdom. But what if most everything you knew 4/5(9).

      The following is the foreword that I have written for the outstanding new piece of Lincoln scholarship, Lincoln as He Really Was, by Charles T. Pace. Despite the fact that there are well o books in print about Abraham Lincoln it is almost impossible for the average American – or anyone else – to know the truth about the real Lincoln. Abraham Lincoln was the leader of the United States during an especially difficult period in the young country's history. He was also a self-educated .


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The author is, of course, entitled to his belief. The problem is he imagines Abraham Lincoln’s major motivation was as simple and single-minded as his by: 3. The Real Lincoln by Thomas J. DiLorenzo: A Review by Warren Bull DiLorenzo’s Imaginary Lincoln DiLorenzo’s ideal government is one that governs as little as possible.

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DiLorenzo and Adams regard Lincoln, like Alexander Hamilton, Henry Clay, and Daniel Webster before him, as a one-dimensional politician whose "real agenda" was to create a mercantilist economic order of central banking, discriminatory taxation for the protection of northern industry, and corporate-welfare subsidies (internal improvements).Author: Herman Belz.

The real learning occurs after the State mandated education ends, and this book is a testament to that fact. Professor DiLorenzo’s comparison of King George III’s “train of abuses” cited in the Declaration of Independence with Lincoln’s illiberal dictatorial actions is truly brilliant/10(29).

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Through extensive research and meticulous documentation, DiLorenzo portrays the sixteenth president as a man who devoted his political career to revolutionizing the American form of /5(55). Piketon, Ohio where Lincoln stayed “When he bought this house (right), [Geoffrey] Sea had heard of a visit there by Abraham Lincoln, but had to discover on his own the reason the then-congressman would have gone out of his way to come here: Inwhen he was ending his last term in congress, when he returned from Illinois to Washington, instead of taking the.

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The real book about Abraham Lincoln by Folsom, Franklin, Publication date Topics Lincoln, Abraham, Publisher Garden City, N.Y., Garden City Books, by arrangement with F.

Watts Collection university_of_illinois_urbana-champaign; americana Digitizing sponsorPages: 2 ABRAHAM LINCOLN: A LEGACY OF FREEDOM 8 he year marks the th anniversary of the birth of Abraham Lincoln, the U.S.

president often considered the greatest of this country’s leaders. Americans’ reverence for Lincoln began with his tragic death by assassination inat the end of a brutal civil war in whichmen died.

Part of this book is an exploration of the reviews of Lincoln’s speech. Half the country viewed it as: “What’s he talking about God for. That’s not the place of a president.”. The Real Book About Abraham Lincoln. Very light markings on inner covers and pages throughout. The Real Book About Abraham Lincoln Michael Gorham Illustrated Blaisdell | Seller Rating: % positive.

LibraryThing Review User Review - Kalei - LibraryThing. An informative book about the life of the President Abraham Lincoln. As it describes his childhood all the way to being the President of the United States and the responsibilities and importance he had done/5(6). Abraham Lincoln (/ ˈ l ɪ ŋ k ən /; Febru – Ap ) was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th president of the United States (–).

Lincoln led the nation through its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis in the American Civil preserved the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and Born: FebruSinking Spring. Andy Ferguson, senior editor of The Weekly Standard and author of Land of Lincoln, recommends an out of print book, In the Footsteps of the Lincolns.

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