Abraham Lincoln: The Image of His Greatness by Fred Reed

By Fred Reed

approximately one hundred fifty years after his demise, Abraham Lincoln always ranks at or close to the pinnacle of each ballot of America's most sensible, such a lot in demand, or most well liked president ever. The U.S. Mint will factor 4 new Lincoln cent designs in 2009. A yearlong party has been geared up and supported via the congressionally proven Lincoln Bicentennial fee. in the course of the entire pleasure and commemoration debuts Fred Reed's impressive new paintings, Abraham Lincoln: just like His Greatness. fantastically illustrated in complete colour, with countless numbers of non-public and public pictures, Reed's e-book explores the preferred depiction of Lincoln as "ideal, idol, and icon." The martyred president is visible on cash, tokens, medals, postage stamps, and paper cash - and likewise in oil work, journal covers, well known ads, political cartoons, and different various media.

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