By Alan Schroeder
Abe Lincoln is understood for his many memorable adages. because the 16th president he wanted all of the knowledge he may possibly muster to lead the rustic in the course of the Civil conflict, shield the union, and finish slavery. This nontraditional tribute to the president who introduced the homespun humor of his humble beginnings to the White apartment makes use of the alphabet to arrange a wealth of knowledge approximately his lifestyles and accomplishments. choked with witty cartoons via John O'Brien, this colourful ebook bargains an strange and insightful viewpoint on previous Abe.
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But crowds are not known for being well-behaved. ” They even ate Lincoln’s lunch! Y When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That’s my religion. is for Yosemite In 1864 President Lincoln signed an act that granted the Yosemite Valley and the nearby Mariposa Big Tree Grove to the state of California. The land was to be used, Lincoln said, for the public’s enjoyment and recreation. S. government set aside land for such a purpose. The Yosemite Valley Grant Act led, in time, to the National Park System.
S. For Barbara and Ed Omert J. O’B. can; I do the v ery best I know how—the very best I and I mean e end. S. Patent and Trademark Ofﬁce. The illustrations were done in ink and condensed watercolors on Strathmore Bristol paper. com ISBN 978-0-8234-3370-4 (ebook)w ISBN 978-0-8234-3371-1 (ebook)r Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Schroeder, Alan. Abe Lincoln : his wit and wisdom from A to Z / by Alan Schroeder ; illustrated by John O’Brien. pages cm ISBN 978-0-8234-2420-7 (hardcover) 1.
For Penny Kastanis, who makes good things happen A. S. For Barbara and Ed Omert J. O’B. can; I do the v ery best I know how—the very best I and I mean e end. S. Patent and Trademark Ofﬁce. The illustrations were done in ink and condensed watercolors on Strathmore Bristol paper. com ISBN 978-0-8234-3370-4 (ebook)w ISBN 978-0-8234-3371-1 (ebook)r Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Schroeder, Alan. Abe Lincoln : his wit and wisdom from A to Z / by Alan Schroeder ; illustrated by John O’Brien.