A View of Lincoln provides an intimate, homespun view of Lincoln, advised from the point of view of former slave, Elizabeth Keckley, Mary Todd Lincoln’s seamstress. This booklet weaves a collective jointly of Lincoln’s speeches, infrequent photos and excerpts from Keckley’s autobiography to bare the Lincoln in the back of closed doorways as his speeches are being written, because the Civil conflict rages, as tragedy besets the Lincoln relatives, and as a cry for the tip of slavery is called.

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