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Famous speeches of Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

Famous speeches of Abraham Lincoln

by Abraham Lincoln

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Published by Peter Pauper Press in Mount Vernon, N. Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Introduction c1935

Statement[with an introduction by William H. Townsend]
The Physical Object
Pagination157 p.
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16768233M
ISBN 100836912071

Abraham LINCOLN ( - ) and Lillian Marie BRIGGS (-) A few of Lincoln's most famous speeches and the Lincoln-Douglas debate make for historic reading. (summary by David O). Here we present The Gettysburg Address, his most famous work, but also some lesser known but equally important artifacts. They hold the words that helped to shape the nation. They are wonderful to read carefully; and to consider again and again. Young readers may enjoy the chapter book, The Story of Abraham Lincoln.

A few of Lincoln's most famous speeches and the Lincoln-Douglas debate make for historic reading. (summary by David O) Read in English by Librivox Volunteers. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. Delivered on the site of one of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War, the Gettysburg Address is known by some as the greatest speech in the world – and one of Abraham Lincoln's defining : James Rush.

About The Life and Writings of Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln, the greatest of all American presidents, left us a vast legacy of writings, some of which are among the most famous in our history. Lincoln was a marvelous writer—from the humblest letter to his great speeches, including his inaugural addresses, the Emancipation Proclamation, and. SPEECHES AND ADDRESSES OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN by Abraham Lincoln and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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Abraham Lincoln's ability to write and deliver great speeches made him a rising star in national politics and propelled him to the White House.

And during his years in office, classic speeches, especially the Gettysburg Address and Lincoln 's Second Inaugural Address, helped to establish him as one of the greatest American presidents.

An early speech which reveals Lincoln's attitude toward government. Temperance Address, Lincoln angers his listeners by advocating persuasion and reason. Eulogy on Henry Clay, Lincoln praises his "beau ideal of a statesman" on his death. House Divided Speech, The landmark speech which kicked off Lincoln's campaign for the U.S.

Senate. "The Speeches of Abraham Lincoln" is an anthology of twenty memorable speeches and two famous letters from the life of Abraham Lincoln.

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port. 24 cm. Contents: The war with MexicoThe presidential candidatesRepeal of the Missouri compromiseThe Dred Scott decisionThe house divided speechAddress at Cooper InstituteFarewell addressThe first inaugural addressThe Gettysburg addressThe second inaugural addressLast public address.

Abraham Lincoln. Gettysburg Address, At the site of one of the Civil War's pivotal battles, Lincoln delivered an address that was as succinct — just about three minutes and words long —as it.

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Description: pages portrait 23 cm. Contents: The war with Mexico. --The presidential candidatesRepeal of the Missouri compromiseThe Dred Scott decisionThe house divided speechAddress at Cooper InstituteFarewell addressThe first inaugural addressThe Gettysburg address.

Lincoln's Lost Speech was famous, with a status considered legendary by the time Tarbell became enamored with Whitney's version of it.

Lincoln was said to have spoken "like a giant inspired" and the tale of how the speech came to be lost was well known. Many who attended the speech considered it the greatest of Lincoln's life. One of America’s greatest politicians, most respected and beloved personalities, Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of the United States.

Lincoln’s story is a remarkable one. Born into a humble family with illiterate parents, he got from being a shopkeeper to holding the highest office. While being president, Lincoln led his people Author: Flavia Medrut. Famous Speeches of Abraham Lincoln.

Title: Famous Speeches of Abraham Lincoln Publication: Mount Vernon, New York: Peter Pauper Press, () Description: Hardcover. Near fine with an ink notation on the front endpaper, a lightly darkened spine, housed in a very good slipcase with a paper label.

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PENGUIN BOOKS. LINCOLN SPEECHES. ABRAHAM LINCOLN was born in a log cabin in Kentucky in and was largely self-educated. As his family moved to Indiana and then Illinois, he worked as a hired hand, clerk, and surveyor until, in his twenties, he began to study law.

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The simple yet memorable eloquence of his speeches, proclamations and personal correspondence is recorded here in a representative collection of 16 documents. Abraham Lincoln displayed a remarkable facility in his use of the written word.On June 1,Senator Charles Sumner referred to the most famous speech ever given by President Abraham Lincoln.

In his eulogy on the slain president, he .