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Abraham Lincoln comes home

Robert Burleigh

Abraham Lincoln comes home

by Robert Burleigh

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Published by Henry Holt and Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Death and burial -- Juvenile literature,
  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Death and burial

  • About the Edition

    Told through the eyes of a young boy, the sober mood of the country after the Lincoln assassination is presented as he and many other mourners wait to pay their respects to their fallen president as Lincoln"s funeral train travels from Washington, D.C., to Springfield, Illinois, in 1865.

    Edition Notes

    006-010.

    StatementRobert Burleigh ; paintings by Wendell Minor.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    ContributionsMinor, Wendell, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457.52 .B96 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23109657M
    ISBN 100805075291
    ISBN 109780805075298
    LC Control Number2007040030

    Two picture-book veterans choose a unique way of demonstrating President Lincoln's impact upon the people of the United States. Rather than focusing on his life, they tell the tale of Lincoln's funeral train, which traveled over 1, miles from Washington to Springfield, Ill. Young Luke goes with his father late one night to stand by the railroad tracks bisecting a prairie so that they might. Every student of Lincoln needs to read and ponder this book., In this deeply thought-out and eloquently argued book, the sequel to his acclaimed Crisis of the House Divided, Harry Jaffa brilliantly distills the political thinking of Abraham Lincoln and its potent legacy., No other scholar has scrutinized the main documents of early American Seller Rating: % positive.

    Revised edition, Trails Books, Gary, Ralph. Following in Lincoln's Footsteps: A Historical Reference to Hundreds of Sites Visited by Abraham Lincoln. Carroll & Graf, Paull, Bonnie E. and Hart, Richard E. Lincoln's Springfield Neighborhood. Arcadia Publishing, Temple, Wayne C. By Square & Compass: Saga of the Lincoln Home.   "Abraham Lincoln, His hand and pen, He will be good, But God knows when." In a few weeks, Azel Dorsey's school came to a close; and Abraham Lincoln was again as busy as ever about his father's farm. After that he attended school only two or three short terms. If all his school-days were put together they would not make a twelve-month.

      Summary: Abraham Lincoln Comes Home is about a young boy who travels with his father in their buggy to the nearest train stop to make sure to be there when the train carrying Lincoln’s body passes by. As the train passes, they notice there aren’t alone and there are several others who have gathered there to pay their respects. When the train goes by, the young boy, Luke, noticed that . Drama abounds in what might have happened if Austin Gollaher had not pulled the young Abraham Lincoln from a swollen Kentucky creek that day in This engaging tale was inspired and expanded from a real event noted by the author. Purchase book.


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Abraham Lincoln Comes Home is unique because it tells the story from the perspective of a young boy, in the time following Abraham Lincoln's assassination. It is interesting to understand his thoughts regarding the tragedy taking place around him.4/5.

Abraham Lincoln Comes Home by Robert Burleigh, illustrated by Wendell Minor (Henry Holt, $, ages 6 to 10), poignantly imagines a father and son paying their respects on the prairie.” ― 5/5(8).

When Abraham Lincoln was assassinated inthe country grieved for the courageous president who had guided them through the Civil War. Over the course of thirteen somber days, people paid homage as Lincoln's funeral train made its way from Washington, D.C., to Springfield, Illinois.

In moving prose and stunning paintings, a young boy experiences the deep feelings evoked by the. Booksource is the premier trade book distributor to K school classrooms across the country. We offer discounted pricing, free shipping and unparalleled expertise and customer service.

Abraham Lincoln comes home by Robert Burleigh,Henry Holt and Co. edition, in English - 1st ed. Abraham Lincoln Comes Home. Robert Burleigh Illustrator: Wendell Minor Historical Fiction Picture Book For ages 6 to 9 Henry Holt, ISBN: One night a boy and his father ride in their buggy to where the train tracks cross the prairie.

They have come to watch the passage of a special train - the train that is carrying Abraham. Abraham Lincoln Comes Home by Robert Burleigh and Wendell Minor. 11 Total Resources View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Name Pronunciation with Robert Burleigh; Name Pronunciation with Wendell Minor; Grade; ; Genre; Nonfiction.

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Over the course of thirteen somber days, people paid homage as Lincoln's funeral train made its way from Washington, D.C., to Springfield, Illinois. ABRAHAM LINCOLN COMES HOME GRADES Written by Robert Burleigh Paintings by Wendell Minor Published by Henry Holt and Company Story Summary When Abraham Lincoln was shot in Washington, D.C., inthe.

“Lincoln's funeral train took 13 days between Washington, D.C., and Springfield, Ill., and drew 30 million mourners along the way.

Abraham Lincoln Comes Home by Robert Burleigh, illustrated by Wendell Minor (Henry Holt, $, ages 6 to 10), poignantly imagines First published: 05 Aug, Abraham Lincoln comes home.

[Robert Burleigh; Wendell Minor] -- Told through the eyes of a young boy, the sober mood of the country after the Lincoln assassination is presented as he and many other mourners wait to pay their respects to their fallen president as.

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Detail of portrait of President Abraham Lincoln by George Healey, (White House Historical Association/via Wikimedia) The Lincoln Project is a. Sweet story of a young boy who travels miles just to watch the train funeral procession of Abraham Lincoln.

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Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. president (–65), who preserved the Union during the American Civil War and brought about the emancipation of the slaves. Among American heroes, Lincoln continues to have a unique appeal for his fellow countrymen and also for people of other lands.

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Abraham Lincoln comes home. [Robert Burleigh; Wendell Minor; Kirby Ward; Bruce Zimmerman] -- Told through the eyes of a young boy, the sober mood of the country after the Lincoln assassination is presented as he and many other mourners wait to pay their respects to their fallen president as.The Lincoln–Douglas debates (also known as The Great Debates of ) were a series of seven debates between Abraham Lincoln, the Republican Party candidate for the United States Senate from Illinois, and incumbent Senator Stephen Douglas, the Democratic Party candidate.

Until the 17th Constitutional Amendment ofsenators were elected by state legislatures, so Lincoln and .