LINCOLN: An Illustrated Biography by Philip B. Kunhardt Jr., Philip B. Kunhardt III and Peter W. Kunhardt (Alfred A. Knopf). A spellbinding pictorial biography containing more than 700 photographs arranged chronologically that provide a definitive visual record of Lincoln's life and a view of the Civil War from the President's perspective. The text contains extensive quotations from Lincoln and his contemporaries.
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