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America in the time of Abraham Lincoln

1815 to 1869

by Sally Senzell Isaacs

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Published by Heinemann Library in Des Plaines, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- History -- 1815-1861 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAbraham Lincoln
      StatementSally Senzell Isaacs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE338 .I63 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL31045M
      ISBN 101575727609
      LC Control Number99011053


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