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By Russell Freedman

From the writer of Lincoln: A Photobiography, comes a clear-sighted, conscientiously researched account of 2 unusually parallel lives and the way they intersected at a severe second in U.S. heritage. Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass have been either self-taught, either nice readers and believers within the value of literacy, either males born negative who by means of their very own efforts reached positions of strength and prominence—Lincoln as president of the us and Douglass because the most renowned and influential African American of his time. notwithstanding their conferences have been few and short, their alternate of principles helped to finish the Civil warfare, reunite the kingdom, and abolish slavery. contains bibliography, resource notes, and index.

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