The Resource Becoming Abraham Lincoln : the coming of age of our greatest president, Richard Kigel., (ebook)

Becoming Abraham Lincoln : the coming of age of our greatest president, Richard Kigel., (ebook)

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Becoming Abraham Lincoln : the coming of age of our greatest president
Title
Becoming Abraham Lincoln
Title remainder
the coming of age of our greatest president
Statement of responsibility
Richard Kigel.
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Language
eng
Summary
Becoming Abraham Lincoln: The Coming of Age of Our Greatest President tells the true story of how this great American hero grew up and became a man. The story begins with Lincoln's cousin describing the murder of Abe's grandfather in 1782 by the Wabash Indians in the Kentucky wilderness. It ends as Lincoln turns twenty-five, downcast and debt-ridden after the failure of his first business venture, as he earns his first election victory to take his seat in the Illinois State Legislature. This vivid, authentic account of Abraham Lincoln in his formative years is told by those who were there-his friends and family. Supported by rigorous research, Becoming Abraham Lincoln is an authentic account of Lincoln's childhood and adolescence in the actual words of those who knew him best. We see Lincoln as he was, according to law partner Billy Herndon, "just as he lived, breathed, ate and laughed in this world." The historic eyewitness testimony in these pages forms a rich, detailed narrative unmatched in all Lincoln literature
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Midwest
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Kigel, Richard
Dewey number
  • 973.7092
  • B
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Presidents
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Becoming Abraham Lincoln : the coming of age of our greatest president, Richard Kigel., (ebook)
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781510717312
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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MWT12357285
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remote
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MWT12357285
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Becoming Abraham Lincoln : the coming of age of our greatest president, Richard Kigel., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781510717312
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12357285
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12357285
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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