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    • Lincoln: The Biography of a Writer

    • By: Fred KaplanPh.D.
    • Narrated by: Dan John Miller
    • Length: 14 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 13

    Whether he was composing love letters, speeches, or legal arguments, words mattered to Abraham Lincoln. An admirer and avid reader of Byron, Burns, and Shakespeare, Lincoln was the most literary of our presidents. His views on love, liberty and human nature were all shaped by his reading and knowledge of literature. Kaplan explores Lincoln's life through his use of language as a vehicle for complex ideas and feelings and as an instrument of persuasion and empowerment.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beautiful, essential biography!

    • By Alexis on 01-29-09

    Regular price: $29.99