Lincoln : : the biography of a writer

Title Lincoln : : the biography of a writer
Names Kaplan, Fred.
Book Number BR018404
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Explores the life of Abraham Lincoln through the language of his writings. Posits that Lincoln's boyhood readings of Burns, Byron, Shakespeare, Aesop's fables, and the Bible shaped his ideas about liberty, love, and human nature and led to his use of clear, common speech to convey morality and democracy. 2008.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Long Book - LO
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
General Non-Fiction - GNF
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Political oratory - United States - History - 19th century
Presidents - United States - Biography
Speeches, addresses, etc., American - History and criticism
Call Number 973.7092 B ANF
Language English
Released 2008
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2008 (Associated Services for the Blind, transcribing agency).
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : HarperCollins Publishers, c2008. 9780060773342
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