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Abraham lincoln grew up in a log cabin in rural kentucky and went on to become the 16th president of the united states in 1858, he decided to challenge stephen. A short biography of abraham lincoln by gordon leidner of great american history lincoln was born in hodgenville, kentucky on feb 12, 1809 raised by poor parents. Abraham lincoln abraham lincoln, the 16th president of the united states, guided his country through the most devastating experience in its national history--the. Abraham lincoln: a year by year outline of his life.
Abraham lincoln was born in hardin county, kentucky on february 12, 1809 he moved to indiana in 1816 and lived there the rest of his youth his mother died when he.
Abraham lincoln became the united states’ 16th president in 1861, issuing the emancipation proclamation that declared forever free those slaves within the.
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Long considered a classic, benjamin p thomas's abraham lincoln: a biography takes an incisive look at one of american history's greatest figures originally. Journey through the life of abraham lincoln, the 16th us president, on biographycom learn more about his roles in the civil war and the great emancipation. Abraham lincoln: a history is an 1890 ten-volume account of the life and times of abraham lincoln, written by john nicolay and john hay, who were his personal.