Abraham Lincoln ; the prairies years and the war years in three volumes

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États -- Unis -- Présidents, Lincoln, Abraham, président des États -- Unis, 1809
Other titlesv.1 : The prairie years, v.2 : The war years (1861-1864), v.3 : The war years (1864-1865)
SeriesA Laurel Edition, 4812
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Paperback, “A Lincoln whom no other man than Carl Sandburg could have given us.” —Mark Van Doren, New York Herald Tribune Book Review Originally published in six volumes, which sold more than one million copies, Carl Sandburg’s Abraham Lincoln was praised as the most noteworthy historical biography of Sandburg’s generation.

He later distilled this monumental work into one volume that critics. Starting in and published inAbraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years had grown into a two-volumeword study which covered Lincoln’s life up to his move from Springfield to Washington to become the President of the United States.

Sandburg had planned to stop writing about Lincoln after the publication of The Prairie Years. Abraham Lincoln: The War Years encompasses volumes three to six of a six-volume biography of Abraham Lincoln by Carl Sandburg; these volumes focus particularly on the American Civil War period.

The first two volumes, published incover Lincoln's birth through his inauguration as president.

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The final four volumes were published together inand won the Pulitzer Prize for by: ABRAHAM LINCOLN: THE PRAIRIE YEARS is the first volume in Carl Sandburg's epic six-volume biography of our 16th president.

As Sandburg stated his purpose: "For thirty years and more I have planned to make a certain portrait of Abraham Lincoln/5(7). Abraham Lincoln; the prairie years and the war years Item Preview Abraham Lincoln; the prairie years and the war years by Sandburg, Carl, Publication date Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

3 volumes Notes. Skewed text. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Camera Sony. This is the three volume edition of The Prairie Years and The War is also a 6-volume edition and a 1-volume edition.

This is the 3-volume set of The Prairie Years and The War Years which comprises the single volume edition of The Prairie Years and the 2-volume set of The War is also a 6-volume set of The Prairie Years and The War Years which comprises two volumes of /5(9).

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Abraham Lincoln: the prairie years and the war years: one-volume edition. [Carl Sandburg]. “Abraham Lincoln: The War Years” is a four-volume, 2, page biography focused on Lincoln’s presidency and death. Written by Carl Sandburg and published init was published about a dozen years after Sandburg’s two-volume “Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years” covering the first five decades of Lincoln’s life.

“The War Years” was a monumental effort which earned Sandburg. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, ca. AN EXTREMELY PLEASING AND FINELY BOUND SET OF THIS CLASSIC WORK, STILL THE BEST AND MOST DEFINITIVE BIOGRAPHY OF THE GREAT AMERICAN PRESIDENT.

Carl Sandburg was awarded a Pulitzer Prize for his Complete Poemsand then again for his Abraham Lincoln: The War Years The Prairie Years’ covers Lincoln. Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years (Harcourt, Brace & Co., ) by Carl Sandburg is a two-volume biography covered Lincoln’s life up to his move from Springfield to Washington to become the President of the United States.

Sandburg won the Pulitzer Prize for History for the four-volume The War Years, the sequel to his Abraham Lincoln, and a second Poetry Pulitzer in for Complete Poems.

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In he moved to Connemara, a acre ( ha) rural estate in Flat Rock, North Carolina. Here he produced a little over a third of his total published work and lived with his wife, daughters, and two grandchildren.

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Octavo, original navy cloth gilt. Second trade edition of the initial two volumes in Sandburg's monumental biography of Lincoln, signed by Sandburg on the half title of Volume I, this edition of the Prairie years issued the same year and in a binding corresponding to the first trade edition of The War Years.

Carl Sandburg's Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and The War Years is, for better or worse, the best-selling, most widely read, and most influential book about Lincoln.

Probably more Americans have learned their Lincoln from Sandburg than from any other source.[2] Sandburg's book has had an enormous impact on popular conceptions of Lincoln.

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