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See the list of books below. A Shelf of Lincoln Books: Lincoln Day by Day: A Chronology , Volume I: What relevance does the study of history give us in our modern age? In regards to this new book, why should young people care about our shared past as Americans?
In a way it is the central theme of our existence as a people; it is our Iliad, our Odyssey , the one tremendous legend which expresses what we are and what we mean. We can no more ignore it than we can ignore the American Revolution itself. Here was our most significant and tragic experience.
If we are to understand ourselves as Americans and as a unified nation, we must have an understanding of the Civil War. Shelby Foote, an eminent historian from Mississippi, put it this way: It was the crossroads of our being, and it was a hell of a crossroads. Gettysburg was one of the great turning points of American history.
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See all 3 images. Abraham Lincoln is one of the most revered Presidents in the history of the United States.
His persistence saved the Union, and preserved our Constitution. But his wisdom, with its homespun feel, and far deeper meanings, was the backbone of his enduring popularity. The combination of his sense of self -effacing humor and stories of backwoods life helped Lincoln make his points with the masses, and helped him communicate with a country at its lowest point, and in the middle of a terrific struggle.
Abraham Lincoln is one of the most revered Presidents in the history of the United States. His persistence saved the Union, and preserved our Constitution. Editorial Reviews. Review. With its attractive presentation and concisely told stories, it's a vivid Look inside this book. Worthy of Their Esteem: The Timeless Words and Sage Advice of Abraham Lincoln by [ Abraham Lincoln is one of the most revered Presidents in the history of the United States. His persistence saved .
Martin assembles Lincoln's most popular and best quotations and bits of wisdom which helped Lincoln to endure through the ages. Funny, poignant, and inspiring, the greatness of the man shines through as never before. Added historical and biographical background plus vintage illustrations make this a top pick for a wide range of collections Your Cart items Cart total.
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