Lincoln : the man of the people

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Maps on lining papers Includes: A chronology of the life of Abraham Lincoln (p. 187-191) Includes bibliographical references (p. 190-191) His "Old Kentucky home" -- Frontier life in Indiana -- Lincoln at school -- Lincoln a favorite -- Great physical and mental powers -- A new world opens -- Lincoln leaves the Indiana woods for the Illinois prairies -- The second trip to New Orleans -- Clerk in a country site -- Captain Lincoln -- Trying to get office -- Lincoln's national debt -- Two offices given Lincoln by the Democrats -- Elected to the state legislature -- Lincoln re-elected a second, a third, a fourth time -- He decides to become a lawyer -- Lincoln's first love -- Love and marriage -- Getting ready for Congress -- Lincoln in Congress -- Lincoln everybody's friend -- Life on the Circuit -- Beginning to debate slavery -- "A house divided against itself" -- The Lincoln-Douglas debates -- Lincoln before the people of the United States -- Saying good-by to old friends -- On the way to Washington -- Lincoln inaugurated President -- The storm breaks -- Shutting up the ports of the South -- Trying to find a great general -- Uprooting slavery -- Life in the White House -- Lincoln's love for the soldier -- Elected again -- The last days of the war -- The death of Abraham Lincoln Monaghan, J. Lincoln bibliography Oakleaf, J. Lincoln bibliography Copy 1: [1] p. of the publisher's advertisements at end Bound in cloth; frontispiece 18
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