Abraham Lincoln: Speeches & Writings Part 1: 1832-1858: Library of America #45

Abraham Lincoln: Speeches & Writings Part 1: 1832-1858: Library of America #45

Abraham Lincoln


Abraham lincoln measured the promise—and cost—of American freedom in lucid and terribly relocating prose, famous for its local wit, basic dignity of expressions, and peculiarly American taste. This quantity, with its companion, Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Writing 1859–1865, contains the main entire choice ever published. over 240 speeches, letters, and drafts take Lincoln from rural legislations perform to nationwide prominence, and chart his emergence as an eloquent antislavery recommend and defender of the structure. integrated are the full Lincoln-Douglas debates, possibly the main recognized disagreement in American political background.

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