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The backwoods boy ; or, The boyhood and manhood of Abraham Lincoln

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Published by Street and Smith in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe boyhood and manhood of Abraham Lincoln, Backwoods boy
    SeriesBound-to-win library -- no. 78, Bound-to-win library -- no. 78.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination307 p. ;
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25310888M
    OCLC/WorldCa15337341

      This is where you can pick up your park map and guide and Junior Ranger Book, watch the minute park film, and visit the museum and Memorial Halls. Access to the park trails and other historic areas begin at the Memorial Visitor Center. Visit the same ground where Abraham Lincoln grew from a boy to a man from   Book Club: Abraham Lincoln: The he wanted to satisfy thirsts and hungers he couldn’t tell about, this big boy of the backwoods. And some of what he wanted so much, so deep down, seemed to be in books.” Lincoln himself said, “The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who’ll get me a book I ain’t read.”. Whenever there is a new film about Abraham Lincoln, it is a major event for Lincoln scholars as well as the general public. Thus, when the publicity department for The Better Angels contacted me last fall and offered to send some pre-release copies I jumped at the chance. I decided to send them to four scholars of different backgrounds to see how each of them interpreted the film, and I could.


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"The life of Abraham Lincoln, America's greatest president, in a new, illustrated edition of the Newbery Honor classic. Clara Ingram Judson's Newbery Honor Book is a richly drawn biography of Abraham Lincoln from his backwoods boyhood, to his days as a shopkeeper and lawyer, his entry into politics, and finally through his extraordinary presidency and tragic assassination.

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This title reveals the story of his boyhood and days as a shopkeeper and lawyer, to Lincoln's first elected offices and his election as president, the Civil War and assassination.

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When the general store opened, it failed leaving Lincoln with more than $ in debt. He brought clothes on credit, worked many hard jobs, and decides to take up law to earn a living.

The Lincolns settle in Kentucky -- Moving to Indiana -- A backwoods boyhood -- A strange education -- The land of full-grown men -- Lawyer and lawmaker -- Marriage and Congress -- Riding the Circuit -- The Republican Party in born -- The debates with Douglas -- The nomination -- The election -- The presidency -- War begins -- A people's sorrow -- President Lincoln at home -- High tide -- Peace.

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An illustration of text ellipses.Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial is a United States Presidential Memorial, a National Historic Landmark District in present-day Lincoln City, preserves the farm site where Abraham Lincoln lived with his family from to During that time, he grew from a 7-year-old boy to a year-old man.

His mother, Nancy Hanks Lincoln, and at least 27 other settlers were buried here in.Works []. Abraham Lincoln: The Backwoods Boy; or, How a Young Rail-Splitter became President (); Adrift in New York; or, Tom and Florence Braving the World (); Adrift in the City; or, Oliver Conrad's Plucky Fight (); Andy Gordon; or, The Fortunes of a Young Janitor (); Andy Grant's Pluck (); Ballads; Ben Bruce.

Scenes in the Life of a Bowery Newsboy ().