Thus, I turned to the very reasonably priced Dover Thrift Editions collection of 16 of Lincoln's best known works.
These are integral to American history and literature, and all Americans should be familiar with them - as should anyone with the slightest interest in great writing.
Nevertheless, Great Speeches helps the reader understand this incredible man in a manner unbiased by the opinions of others.
Being a native of Illinois we get plenty of "Lincoln" around here and you don't have to go far to discover by far our most revered president. Read morePublished 7 months ago by William G. Koster
I have not read it yet, but for the price it is a great book and good to have all his speeches together.Published 16 months ago by nonie
I received this book in a very bad condition...It looked as if it went through a war. I sent it back and the second copy was also in a very bad condition. I gave up!Published 17 months ago by Maya
I'm not for sure about this book. I got it for my daughter for her college classes that she sent me a list of books she needs for the up coming semester in the Summer. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Amazon Customer
While I really ordered QUOTES of Abraham Lincoln--not his speeches--I have the speeches instead. It is rewarding to have these speeches in one book in my library. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Charles Semones
Was a Christmas gift. AS for the product, fast shipping, and it is what it is, a collection of his most memorable speeches. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Robert Knight
Unfortunately I did not discover until too late to return it that my copy was missing about the last 30 pages of the book; so I had to buy the Kindle edition in order to get the... Read morePublished 20 months ago by PMR
This brief book collects many of Lincoln's most famous speeches---from an 1838 speech to a Young Men's Lyceum in Springfield, to his last public address in 1865. Read morePublished on July 6, 2012 by Steven H. Propp
I've recently read and enjoyed a couple of biographies of Abraham Lincoln. These biographies frequently quoted various speeches, proclamations, and letters by Lincoln, and I... Read morePublished on October 28, 2011 by Gary Hoggatt