Books tagged: lincolndouglas debates

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Following Lincoln as He Followed Douglas
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,800. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » North America
In 1858 Abraham Lincoln was a country lawyer, and few people knew who he was. Yet he entered the Illinois Senate race to oppose Stephen A. Douglas over the expansion of slavery. The repercussions of their debates shook political foundations all the way to Washington. Lincoln's platform helped redefine American Democracy. Criss-cross Illinois with this book and retrace the dramatic campaign
Lincoln-Douglas, Debating the Future of a Nation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
The final dramatic debate between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas helped redefine America's democracy. Author Georgiann Baldino sets the stage for a clash of political titans.
Candidate Lincoln, a novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,880. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
What brought Abraham Lincoln to the forefront of American politics? It wasn't his appearance or experience or financial backing. Lincoln was an unlikely politician, and yet his candidacy for the U.S. Senate changed the direction America was headed. Candidate Lincoln puts readers into the crowds during his 1858 campaign and allows them to hear the heated clash of opinions and negative campaigning.
Foeman Worthy of his Steel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Abraham Lincoln was an unlikely politician, and yet his 1858 candidacy for the U.S. Senate changed the direction America was headed. This novel excerpt puts readers into the crowds during his first debate with Stephen Douglas and allows them to hear the heated clash of opinions and negative campaigning. This campaign catapulted Lincoln into the national spotlight.