Abraham Lincoln (Hardcover)

The Making of America #3

By Teri Kanefield

Harry N. Abrams, 9781419731594, 240pp.

Publication Date: September 4, 2018

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (10/8/2019)
MP3 CD (9/11/2018)
Compact Disc (9/11/2018)

List Price: 16.99*
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About the Author

Teri Kanefield is a lawyer and the award-winning author of The Girl from the Tar Paper School, The Extraordinary Suzy Wright, the Making of America series, and more. She lives in San Luis Obispo, on the central California coast.


Praise For Abraham Lincoln: The Making of America #3

"The author adroitly reviews the facts of Lincoln’s entire life, divided into 16 chapters, and examines his emergence as a politician and his views on slavery . . . The author utilizes quotes from a variety of sources, including Michael Burlingame’s Abraham Lincoln: A Life, and covers a wide range of historical issues, giving readers a sense of the complexity of Lincoln’s time and the issues that divided the United States."

— School Library Journal

"This concise and balanced narrative encapsulates the life and legacy of one of the country's most important leaders . . . A solid addition for understanding America's story."

— Kirkus Reviews

"This easy-reading book unfolds like a story . . . It is amazing how much information is contained in this book without being overwhelming."

— School Library Connection