By Trudy Ludwig,Craig Orback
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From the writer of Lincoln: A Photobiography, comes a clear-sighted, conscientiously researched account of 2 unusually parallel lives and the way they intersected at a serious second in U. S. historical past. Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass have been either self-taught, either nice readers and believers within the significance of literacy, either males born terrible who by means of their very own efforts reached positions of strength and prominence—Lincoln as president of the us and Douglass because the most renowned and influential African American of his time.
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