New York : Aladdin, 2015
IL 3-6, RL 3.3
There have been
many books written about Abraham Lincoln. And a
lot of legends. Like Abe walking miles to school
every day and then studying by candle light. The
truth is that Abe only went to school for about two
years. He did have a passion for learning and
taught read a lot. He eventually was able to
teach himself enough about the law to become a
lawyer. This led to him becoming a US
Representative for Illinois. He became
President at a very stressful time in history.
Within just a few years, the country would enter the
|SUBJECTS: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.