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Lincoln : how Abraham Lincoln ended slavery in America / by Harold Holzer.

Authors: Holzer, Harold.
Call number: jB Lincoln, Abraham HOL
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins, c2012.
Publication date: c2012.
Subject: Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Political and social views -- Juvenile literature.
Lincoln (Motion picture : 2012) -- Juvenile literature.
Title: Lincoln : how Abraham Lincoln ended slavery in America / by Harold Holzer.
Additional title: How Abraham Lincoln ended slavery in America
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 224 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents note: The making of a liberator -- Romance, law, and politics -- The Lincolns go to Washington -- The prairies are on fire -- Right makes might -- The mystic chords of memory -- A people's conflict -- Fair warning on slavery -- The day of jubilee -- Fighting for freedom -- Unfinished work -- Year of decision -- A fitting and necessary conclusion -- Death of a liberator.
Summary note: "An official companion to Steven Spielberg's movie Lincoln, this riveting history written for young readers by noted Lincoln historian Harold Holzer, explores Abraham Lincoln's life, his evolving personal and political beliefs about slavery, and his genius that led to ending the Civil War, re-uniting the country, and ensuring passage of the 13th Amendment that ended slavery in America"--Provided by publisher.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9780062265098 (hbk.)
0062265091 (hbk.)
9780062265111 (pbk.)
0062265113 (pbk.)
LCCN: 2012043485
Url for this record: http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1417435
Bib No.: 1417435

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