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abraham lincoln in their own words george sullivan - abraham lincoln in their own words george sullivan on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers provides middle readers with an in depth look at the life times and accomplishments of this celebrated american figure through his own writings, abraham lincoln quotes the quotations page - abraham lincoln i am a firm believer in the people if given the truth they can be depended upon to meet any national crises the great point is to bring them the real facts, assassination of abraham lincoln wikipedia - abraham lincoln the 16th president of the united states was assassinated by well known stage actor john wilkes booth on april 14 1865 while attending the play our american cousin at ford s theatre in washington d c shot in the head as he watched the play lincoln died the following day at 7 22 a m in the petersen house opposite the theater he was the first american president to be, the history place presents abraham lincoln - includes a detailed timeline of lincoln s life photos of lincoln and all the major personalities from the civil war info on the battle of gettysburg kansas nebraska act dred scott decision and the words of lincoln his speeches letters war orders proclaimations, abraham lincoln and stephen a douglas - abraham lincoln and stephen a douglas library of congress reference number lc dig pga 00785 featured book robert w johannsen the frontier the union and stephen a douglas university of illinois press 1989, abraham lincoln s lyceum address - lyceum address as one of abraham lincoln s earliest published speeches this address has been much scrutinized and debated by historians who see broad implications for his later public policies, the gettysburg address by abraham lincoln - hay copy believed to be the second draft of the speech president lincoln gave this copy to john hay a white house assistant hay accompanied lincoln to gettysburg and briefly referred to the speech in his diary the president in a fine free way with more grace than is his wont said his half dozen words of consecration, abraham lincoln and slavery abraham lincoln s classroom - abraham lincoln and slavery featured book michael burlingame abraham lincoln a life johns hopkins press 2008 the morality and legality of slavery opposing the extension of slavery, abraham lincoln second inaugural address u s inaugural - weeks of wet weather preceding lincoln s second inauguration had caused pennsylvania avenue to become a sea of mud and standing water thousands of spectators stood in thick mud at the capitol grounds to hear the president, founders son a life of abraham lincoln richard - abraham lincoln grew up in the long shadow of the founding fathers seeking an intellectual and emotional replacement for his own taciturn father lincoln turned to the great men of the founding washington paine jefferson and their great documents the declaration of independence the constitution for knowledge guidance inspiration and purpose, abraham lincoln first inaugural address u s inaugural - the national upheaval of secession was a grim reality at abraham lincoln s inauguration jefferson davis had been inaugurated as the president of the confederacy two weeks earlier, speech analysis gettysburg address abraham lincoln - abraham lincoln s gettysburg address is one of the most famous most quoted and most recited speeches of all time it is also one of the shortest among its peers at just 10 sentences in this article we examine five key lessons which you can learn from lincoln s speech and apply to your own speeches this is the latest in a series of speech critiques here on six minutes