Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass

Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass

The Story Behind An American Friendship

Book - 2012
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A Newbery Medalist ("Lincoln: A Photobiography") recounts Abraham Lincoln's brief friendship with African-American leader Frederick Douglass before and during the Civil War, narrated against the backdrop of race relations and politics. Includes 70 archival photographs
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012
ISBN: 9780547385624
Branch Call Number: J 920 Free
Characteristics: 119 p. : ill. ; 25 cm


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ggbookreader Sep 17, 2013

An insightful and thought-provoking storyline is sure to capture readers attention and make them want to learn more about these two important men in American history. This book offers a "peek" into the lives of these two men and how they came to know of each other, then how they met each other. Once readers learn of their meeting each other they will be fascinated by the facts surrounding their friendship and how their friendship began to shape the future of American history as we know it today.


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