This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers You may find it for free on the web Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln Condensed from Nicolay Hay s Abraham Lincoln A History This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers You may find it for free on the web Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery
John G Nicolay, private secretary to Abraham Lincoln, wrote A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln which was published in 1902, the year following his death I have always considered that observations of an eye witness better than conclusions of others not so blessed As private secretary to the 16th President of the United States, Nicolay was in a position to relate actions and thoughts of Lincoln during the Civil War This book is a condensed form of an original two volume publication I find the title r [...]
E scrisa de unul din secretarii lui Lincoln, prin urmare o perspectiva la prima mana Din pacate e la fel de seaca precum un manual de istorie din scoala cu evenimente enumerate si spre deloc personala.Ce mi a placut e ca mi am dat seama din nou ca succesul se cladeste si chiar si pentru Lincoln a venit greu Intotdeauna ma surprinde cat de dificil este sa reusesti si ca nu doar se intampla ci e un cumul de multi factori la care trebuie contribuit.Abraham Lincoln s a nascut sarac, a fost un autodi [...]
John Nicolay was a private secretary for Abraham Lincoln during his time as president and was intimate to virtually every key event in the president s administration Nicolay could be viewed as the proverbial fly on the wall, yet in fact, he was closer than that because Lincoln used him and Nicolay s deputy, Jacob Hay who co wrote another biography of Lincoln with Nicolay as sounding boards on many key decisions which Lincoln did not always share even with his cabinet members Further, the preside [...]
Great to read reflections from the two young secretaries who attended Lincoln throughout his administration Though the book occasionally wanders into the subject verb date scenario of historical writing, it remains powerful to consider insights from those who were on the scene and privy to the thoughts of key players during the nation s most tumultuous era.
Born into poverty, lost eight elections, twice failed in business and suffered a nervous breakdown But he didn t quit, he became one of the greatest presidents in the history of USA it s fascinating to read story of this wonderful man The origin of the american dream A true history of america and perhaps AMERICA S finest leader AbrahamLincoln.
I liked it It gave the story from one of Lincoln s closest aides during the presidency and with the perspective of those times.
e book gutenberg files 16332 dio book librivox a short life of a
Great insight into Abraham Lincolns life It took me a long time to finish but glad to have read it.
Quite a bit of Civil War history for a biography
A single volume abridgement of Nicolay Hay s Abraham Lincoln A History.