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Lincoln 27 in great demand , for he had a sleigh and a team of his own , as well as an obliging disposition . One may see him in fancy , hunched over in the front seat , the reins in his hands , clad in his heavy coat and with a fur cap ...
590,000 voters , and Lincoln's supporters numbered 1,866,000 . The Democrats outnumbered the Republicans , and could have won if their whole strength had centered on Douglas . It is plainly evident , from a consideration of these ...
Burning Lincoln's Book 167 the one which makes him appear deeply religious . All the substantial evidence leads one to a directly contrary opinion . W. H. Herndon , who was Lincoln's law partner , says : In 1835 Mr. Lincoln wrote a book ...
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This biography of Grant extends into a history of his times. The writing is informed, elegant, readable, and interesting. And very quotable: "Certainly no man can be a Christian and a soldier at the ... Read full review
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