Lincoln: The Biography of a Writer by Fred Kaplan

Lincoln: The Biography of a Writer

byFred Kaplan

Kobo ebook | October 6, 2009

Pricing and Purchase Info

$11.99

Prices and offers may vary in store

Available for download

Not available in stores

about

“Fred Kaplan’s Lincoln offers penetrating insights on Lincoln’s ability to explain complex ideas in language accessible to a broad range of readers and listeners.” — James M. McPherson, The New York Review of Books

“A fine, invaluable book. . . . Certain to become essential to our understanding of the 16th president. . . . Kaplan meticulously analyzes how Lincoln’s steadily maturing prose style enabled him to come to grips with slavery and, as his own views evolved, to express his deepening opposition to it.” — Jonathan Yardley, The Washington Post Book World

Fascinating. . . . persuasive [and] highly perceptive.” — Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times

From acclaimed biographer Fred Kaplan comes an illuminating look at the life of Abraham Lincoln that chronicles his genius with language.

Title:Lincoln: The Biography of a WriterFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:October 6, 2009Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0061980587

ISBN - 13:9780061980589

Reviews