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Rise to greatness : Abraham Lincoln and America's most perilous year

Author: David Von Drehle
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The electrifying story of Abraham Lincoln's rise to greatness during the most perilous year in our nation's history.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Von Drehle
ISBN: 9780805079708 080507970X
OCLC Number: 776527988
Description: 466 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Prologue : "So much was all compressed" --
New Year's Day --
January --
February --
March --
April --
May --
June --
July --
August --
September --
October --
November --
December --
Epilogue : "A new birth of freedom."
Responsibility: David Von Drehle.

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The electrifying story of Abraham Lincoln's rise to greatness during the most perilous year in our nation's history.

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