The Legacy Of Abraham Lincoln

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4. Similar Books: • Benjamin P. Thomas, Abraham Lincoln: A Biography (Southern Illinois University Press, 2008). • David Herbert Donald, We Are Lincoln Men: Abraham Lincoln and His Friends (Simon & Schuster, 2004). • Roy Morris Jr., The Long Pursuit: Abraham Lincoln’s Thirty-Year Struggle with Stephen Douglas for the Heart and Soul of America (Bison Books, 2010). 5. Similar Articles: • Mary Frances Berry, “Lincoln and Civil Rights for Blacks,” Volume 2, Issue 1, 1980, pp. 46-57 (Journal of The Abraham Lincoln Association). • “Abraham Lincoln Quarterly,” 1940-1972, 7 vols. (Springfield: Abraham Lincoln Association). • William E. Baringer, “Lincoln’s Vandalia: A Pioneer Portrait” (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University, 1949). 6. A. Agree or Disagree: It is hard not to agree with David Herbert Donald in his biography of Abraham Lincoln. He does his best to not give his professional opinion of anything and only writes about the topics from which he has proof of. The main ideas that the author has throughout the text is greatly supported with Lincoln’s own papers and from written first-hand accounts of his generation. Donald accounts for the changes of position on slavery and the equality of blacks throughout his presidency. I think that this book is a great depiction of Abrahams Lincoln’s life. B. Favorite/Least Favorite: I personally enjoyed reading and learning about Abraham Lincoln. I think my favorite part about the book was the actual quotes and conversations from

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