The carefully told story of Abraham Lincoln recounts the former President’s history through to his assassination at Ford’s Theatre toward the end of the Civil War. His rise from a Western attorney that many thought would never make it into office, to one of the most respected presidents the United States has ever had, all told through historical facts and interviews.
When Abraham Lincoln took office in 1860 as the President of the United States, the nation was fraught with problems. Among the most prominent of those problems were the threat of secession and the one issue Lincoln fought the hardest to rid the country of, slavery. This particular biography tells the story of how Lincoln dealt with the country’s issues through wisdom and thought.