Abraham Lincoln stood out in a crowd as much for his wit and rollicking humor as for his height. Here is a warm, appealing biography of our Civil War. PUBLISHERS WEEKLY. ADVERTISEMENT. Lincoln: A Photobiography. Russell Freedman, Author Clarion Books $ (p) ISBN Lincoln. A Photobiography. By Russell Freedman Non-Fiction. Abraham Lincoln stood out in a crowd as much for his wit and rollicking humor as for his height.

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Son by Lois Lowry. Lincoln is presented here as I have never seen him, in both photobiographu and photographs. About Russell Freedman Russell Freedman is the author of over thirty-five nonfiction books.

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Seeing Lincoln at home and in his private moments, readers will understand his depth as a man and as a leader. This is my kind of history. View my complete profile.

You Are a Badass Every Day. I can handle pages riddled with photographs.

Thank you for your support. A Photobiography Abraham Lincoln stood out in a crowd as much for his wit and rollicking humor as for his height.

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Parent of a 10 year old Written by BlueJade November 17, Although we all learn a little about Lincoln’s youth in this short, but informative, biography, it also provides plenty of quotes, facts, and stories of how this amazing man became the 16th President of the United States. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.

At the end of the book are additional resources like “A Lincoln Sa I recommend this book to Social Studies teachers who teach seventh through 12th grade. My library Help Advanced Book Search.

Lincoln: a Photobiography by Russell Freedman

Although his early beginnings, as a lawyer, were not glamorous, people started to see the passion and the conviction in Lincoln’s eyes when he talked about anything and everything. Well-written, informative, and fascinating. The overall result is a fantastic insight into Lincoln for school-age readers, and a welcome reminder for anyone who appreciates a great life story. What I enjoyed photobiogrphy this work is that Freedman conveys to readers that Lincoln, was in fact, a simple and ordinary human who persevered through personal tragedies to become the leader who united a country.

I cried photlbiography the image of Lincoln, sitting alone before a debate with the great orator, Stephen Douglas. Articles needing additional references from March Ruussell articles needing additional references Pages to import images to Wikidata All stub articles.

It’s for middle grade readers and the tone and vocabulary is perfect – it’s not dumbed down but kids still get it.


There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Author Visit with Raymond Wong 2 years ago. Young readers often understand only that people were for or against it. Stephen Douglas, who seemed the natural and predetermined winner of the upcoming competition.

Lincoln: A Photobiography

A Photobiography is an illustrated biography of Abraham Lincoln written by Russell Freedmanand published in Since becoming an author, he has done the same thing but now he gets to focus on topics that he is personally interested in and wants to learn more about. Aug 14, Sianna Graffious rated it it was amazing Shelves: Then, just on the day Lincoln turns cheery, he is shot and the story is over.

They have short sentences, simple ideas, cover only the most basic ideas, and tend freednan focus on childhood issues, photobiogrsphy omitting any of the more famous quotes, actions and perso Reading this book again was like visiting a dear old friend who was as wonderful as I remembered.