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Abraham Lincoln : lawyer, leader, legend

by Korman, Justine.

Format: Print Book 2001
Availability: Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 5 copies
Available (5)
Location Collection Call #
C.C. Mellor Memorial Library Children Non Fiction J 92 Lincoln
Location  C.C. Mellor Memorial Library
 
Collection  Children Non Fiction
 
Call Number  J 92 Lincoln
 
 
Monroeville Public Library Juvenile Non-fiction 92 LINCOLN
Location  Monroeville Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-fiction
 
Call Number  92 LINCOLN
 
 
Shaler North Hills Library Juvenile Biography j READER 92 LINCOLN
Location  Shaler North Hills Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Biography
 
Call Number  j READER 92 LINCOLN
 
 
Whitehall Public Library Easy Nonfiction ENF 92 Lincoln Abraham
Location  Whitehall Public Library
 
Collection  Easy Nonfiction
 
Call Number  ENF 92 Lincoln Abraham
 
 
Wilkinsburg Public Library Easy Nonfiction E 92 LINCOLN
Location  Wilkinsburg Public Library
 
Collection  Easy Nonfiction
 
Call Number  E 92 LINCOLN
 
 
Summary
This biography of one of the most famous and recognizable American presidents mark DK's commitment to bringing US history-based biographies to the DK Readers series. In Abraham Lincoln, readers will find out about our sixteenth president's humble beginnings, his career as a lawyer, his marriage and family life, and his presidency during the Civil War. The 48-page Level 3 books, designed for children who can read on their own, contain more complex sentence structure and more detail. Young readers will devour these kid-friendly titles, which cover high-interest topics such as sharks, and the Bermuda Triangle, as well as classics like Aladdin. Information boxes highlight historical references, trivia, pronunciation, and other facts about words and names mentioned. Averaging 2,400 to 2,800 words, these books offer a 50/50 picture-to-text ratio. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.
Additional Information
Series Dorling Kindersley readers. Reading alone.
Subjects Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Juvenile literature.
Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Presidents.
Publisher New York :Dorling Kindersley Pub.,2001
Edition 1st American ed.
Contributors Fontes, Ron.
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description 48 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 23 cm.
ISBN 0789473763
0789473755 (pbk.)
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