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Abraham Lincoln: A Life From Beginning to End

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Abraham Lincoln: A Life From Beginning to End

Publisher: Hourly History
Number of pages: 48

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Abraham Lincoln's determination to hold the North and South together would ultimately lead to the bloodiest war in American history, the abolition of slavery, and his own untimely death from an assassin's bullet. But to see Lincoln solely as a tragic figure consumed with the strife of mid-nineteenth century America is to miss meeting him as a man who never allowed himself to be defeated by adversity or grief or turmoil.

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