Lincoln: a photobiography
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New York : Clarion Books, [1987].
ISBN:
9780547532202 :, 0547532202 :
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 7.7 - AR Pts: 5
Lexile measure:
NC: Non-Conforming 1040L
Rating:
NC 1040
Status:
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Abraham Lincoln stood out in a crowd as much for his wit and rollicking humor as for his height. This Newbery Medal-winning biography of our Civil War president is warm, appealing, and illustrated with dozens of carefully chosen photographs and prints.

Russell Freedman begins with a lively account of Abraham Lincoln's boyhood, his career as a country lawyer, and his courtship and marriage to Mary Todd. Then the author focuses on the presidential years (1861 to 1865), skillfullly explaining the many complex issues Lincoln grappled with as he led a deeply divided nation through the Civil War. The book's final chapter is a moving account of that tragic evening in Ford's Theatre on April 14, 1865. Concludes with a sampling of Lincoln writings and a detailed list of Lincoln historical sites.

This title has been selected as a Common Core Text Exemplar (Grades 2-3, Read Aloud Informational Text).

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Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 7.7, 5 Points
Lexile code:
NC: Non-ConformingL
Lexile measure:
1040
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APA Citation (style guide)

Freedman, R. (1987). Lincoln: a photobiography. New York: Clarion Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Freedman, Russell, 1929-2018. 1987. Lincoln: A Photobiography. New York: Clarion Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Freedman, Russell, 1929-2018, Lincoln: A Photobiography. New York: Clarion Books, 1987.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Freedman, Russell. Lincoln: A Photobiography. New York: Clarion Books, 1987. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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