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Lincoln: How Abraham Lincoln Ended Slavery in America

A Companion Book for Young Readers to the Steven Spielberg Film

Lincoln: How Abraham Lincoln Ended Slavery in America( )
Author: Holzer, Harold
ISBN:978-0-06-226511-1
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint:Newmarket for It Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $7.99
Book Description:

How did President Abraham Lincoln come to believe that slavery was "morally wrong," and that Congress needed to pass a law to abolish it once and for all? What did he do in January 1865—three months before he was assassinated—to ensure passage of the Thirteenth Amendment?

This fast-paced, riveting book answers these questions and more as it tells the story of Lincoln's life and times from his upbringing in Kentucky and Illinois, through his work as a...
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Pages:240
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Presidents & First Families (U.S.)
Juvenile Nonfiction / History / United States / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.312 x 8 x 0.541 Inches
Book Weight:0.41 Pounds
Author Biography
Holzer, Harold (Author)
Harold Holzer is one of the leading authorities on Abraham Lincoln and the political culture of the Civil War era. He is a prolific writer and lecturer. He has written, co-written and edited over 30 books including Abraham Lincoln, The Writer (2000), which was named to the Children's Literature Choice List and the Bank Street Best Children's Books of the Year, and Lincoln at Cooper Union: The Speech That Made Abraham Lincoln President (2004), which won a 2005 Lincoln Prize. He has also written over 425 popular magazine and scholarly journal articles and numerous pamphlets and monographs. He has won numerous awards including the Barondess Award of the Civil War Round Table of New York five times; the Award of Achievement from the Lincoln Group of New York three times; a 1988 George Washington Medal; the 2000 Newman Book Award; and the 2008 National Humanities Medal. He is the Senior Vice President for External Affairs at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

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