Download PDF by Fred Reed: Abraham Lincoln: The Image of His Greatness

By Fred Reed

ISBN-10: 0794827047

ISBN-13: 9780794827045

approximately one hundred fifty years after his demise, Abraham Lincoln regularly ranks at or close to the pinnacle of each ballot of America's most sensible, so much sought after, or hottest president ever. The U.S. Mint will factor 4 new Lincoln cent designs in 2009. A yearlong social gathering has been prepared and supported by means of the congressionally demonstrated Lincoln Bicentennial fee. in the middle of the entire pleasure and commemoration debuts Fred Reed's amazing new paintings, Abraham Lincoln: a dead ringer for His Greatness. superbly illustrated in complete colour, with thousands of non-public and public photos, Reed's e-book explores the preferred depiction of Lincoln as "ideal, idol, and icon." The martyred president is noticeable on cash, tokens, medals, postage stamps, and paper cash - and likewise in oil work, journal covers, well known ads, political cartoons, and different diversified media.

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