Abraham Lincoln Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Abraham Lincoln.

  • 2 Biographies
  • 3 Student Essays
  • 5 Encyclopedia Articles
  • ...and more

Study Pack

The Abraham Lincoln Study Pack contains:

Encyclopedia Articles (5)

1,695 words, approx. 6 pages
Slavery and the Homefront, 1775–1783 No African-American colonist signed the Declaration of Independence. Indeed, despite the Patriots' common use of the words slavery, tyranny, and oppr... Read more
1,763 words, approx. 6 pages
Lincoln, Abraham (b. February 12, 1809; d. April 15, 1865) Sixteenth president of the United States (1861–1865). Abraham Lincoln's life was lived under the shadow of war. During his li... Read more
4,512 words, approx. 16 pages
Abraham Lincoln Born February 12, 1809 Hodgenville, Kentucky Died April 15, 1865 Washington, D.C. Sixteenth president of the United States "I have no other [ambition] so great as that of be... Read more
3,499 words, approx. 12 pages
Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years by Carl Sandburg Although born over a decade after Abraham Lincoln's death, Carl Sandburg spent a large part of his life writing about the deeds and accomplishme... Read more
11,735 words, approx. 40 pages
When a president takes the oath of office, he swears to "preserve, protect and defend the Constitution." Based on that duty, Abraham Lincoln exerted more power than any previous president. He made ful... Read more
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