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The history of Abraham Lincoln

The history of Abraham Lincoln

and the overthrow of slavery.

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Published by Clarke & Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865,
  • Slavery -- United States.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources,inc., 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 11377)

    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 11377.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxvi, 17-736 p.
    Number of Pages736
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17563156M

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