From the Inside Flap
"Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves." Rather than the dour soul he sometimes appeared to be, Abraham Lincoln enjoyed a fine, often barbed sense of humor as this lively collection of his salty stories, anecdotes, quotes and speech excerpts proves. Also included in this treasury are his famous addresses, a Lincoln time-line, and sections on Lincoln Lore, Gettysburg Gems and Assassination Secrets.
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About the Author
, former editor at Running Times
and Harvard Lampoon
, has edited six previous Wit and Wisdom
titles. He is also the author of the screenplays for "Marlowe
" and "Search for Grace
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