About the Author
Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865) was the sixteenth president of the United States. He led the United States through the Civil War, issued the Emancipation Proclamation, and promoted the passage of the Thirteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which abolished slavery.
Alan Sklar is the winner of several AudioFile
Earphones Awards and a multiple finalist for the APA's prestigious Audie Award. Named a Best Voice of 2009 by AudioFile
magazine, his work has twice earned him a Booklist Editors' Choice Award, a Publishers Weekly
Listen-Up Award, and Audiobook of the Year by ForeWord
--This text refers to the