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The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln

The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln

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Published by Scott Frothingham
“The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln” - Enjoy this compilation of words and wisdom of “Honest Abe” Lincoln, a man who used his words to hold his divided country together, healed “his nation’s wounds” and comforted his people in times of heartache and pain. You should find them inspirational, motivational and applicable to your business and personal life. BONUS: Includes the "Story Behind Lincoln's Beard".
“The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln” - Enjoy this compilation of words and wisdom of “Honest Abe” Lincoln, a man who used his words to hold his divided country together, healed “his nation’s wounds” and comforted his people in times of heartache and pain. You should find them inspirational, motivational and applicable to your business and personal life. BONUS: Includes the "Story Behind Lincoln's Beard".

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Published by: Scott Frothingham on Nov 07, 2011
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The Words & Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln
 2 Letters, 2 Speeches and 1ProclamationPlus over 50 “Quotable ‘Honest Abe’Quotes”
Special Bonus:
 The Story BehindLincoln’s Beard
 
The Words & Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln
INDEX
Publisher’s Preface 3Quotable Quotes 4Letter to Ulysses S. Grant11Letter to Joseph Hooker12Proclamation of Thanksgiving14 The Gettysburg Address16Response to a SerenadeLincolns Last Public Address19BONUS: The Birth of a Beard24
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The Words & Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln copyright © in its current format bywww.FastForwardIncome.com 2011. All rights Reserved. This book, whole or in part, may not becopied or reproduced in its current format by any means, electronic, mechanical or otherwise withoutthe written permission of www.FastForwardIncome.com.This book is presented as is, without any warranties (implied or otherwise) as to the accuracy of theproduction, text or translation. The publisher does not take responsibility for any typesetting,formatting, translation or other errors which may have occurred during the production of this book
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Publisher’s Preface
With over 16,000 books written about him, Abraham Lincoln, the 16
th
President of the United States, is probably the most scrutinized president inAmerican history. And many consider him the most eloquent President ourcountry has ever known. Speech writers and public speakers try to copy hisstyle, and all over the globe, children still recite his
Gettysburg Address
(included in this book) which is celebrated by many as one of the bestspeeches in the English language.In this book, along with over 50 “sound bite” quotes, are two letters fromLincoln, one to Ulysses S. Grant and one to General “Fighting Joe” Hookerboth offering fascinating insights into the way Lincoln thought and how hepresented himself. Then the Proclamation of Thanksgiving is an interestinglook at the origins of an American Holiday. Next, along with the
Gettysburg Address,
you will find
Response to a Serenade
– some informal remarksmade 4 months before the
Gettysburg Address
that gives a “preview” of hismost famous speech. Finally, you will read Lincoln’s last public address thatwas presented three days before his death and attended by his assassin JohnWilkes Booth who commented at the time "That is the last speech he willmake."Enjoy this compilation of words and wisdom of this important historicalfigure: “Honest Abe” Lincoln, a man who used his words to hold his dividedcountry together, healed “his nation’s wounds” and comforted his people intimes of heartache and pain. You should find them inspirational,motivational and applicable to your business and personal life.
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