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Lincoln"s Gettysburg speech

Abraham Lincoln

Lincoln"s Gettysburg speech

November 19, 1863

by Abraham Lincoln

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Published by Western Bank Note & Eng. Co. in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oratory

  • About the Edition

    Black and white postcard resembling currency with the full-text of the speech, a 1892 portrait of Lincoln by Thomas Johnson and a reproduction of Lincoln"s signature.

    Edition Notes

    ContributionsJohnson, Thomas, Western Bank Note & Eng. Co
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 broadside :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25470253M
    OCLC/WorldCa54541128

    Originally published in by Jack E. Levin, father of bestselling author Mark R. Levin, Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address Illustrated is a beautifully designed and produced edition of Lincoln’s powerful words, accompanied by historic photographs and illustrations from the Civil War and featuring the original Foreword by Jack E. Levin and a new Preface by his ed on:   The most comprehensive study remains Garry Wills's Pulitzer Prize-winning book Lincoln at Gettysburg: The Words That Remade America (Simon & Schuster, ). In addition to examining the political circumstances and oratorical antecedents of the speech, Wills dispels several myths, including these:Author: Richard Nordquist.

    The Gettysburg Address is the most famous speech of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln and one of the most quoted speeches in United States history. It was delivered at the dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, on Novem , during the American Civil War, four and a half months after the Battle of. and Psalm Lincoln’s whole address was suffused with both biblical content and cadence. Lincoln built the Gettysburg Address upon a structure of past, present, and future. The three parts of the speech, broken into their composite parts, relate a brief summation of history, a reflection.

    Gettysburg Address, speech delivered by Abraham Lincoln on Nov. 19, , at the dedication of the national cemetery on the Civil War battlefield of Gettysburg, Pa. It is one of the most famous and most quoted of modern speeches. The final version of the address prepared by Lincoln, differing in detail from the spoken address, reads.   The Gettysburg Address — delivered while the Civil War’s outcome still hung very much in doubt — dealt with the war’s aims, its price in human suffering and its place in God’s mysterious Author: Adam Goodheart.


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Wieck attributed Lincoln's Gettysburg Address to his understanding of New England minister and abolitionist Theodore Parker and Wills presents the Gettysburg Address as an American version of Pericles's Funeral Oration, but Elmore digs deep into the religious context of the time and fleshes out more completely here than other writers Lincoln's wealth of understanding of the by: 2.

The Gettysburg Address is one of the most influential speeches in our history, written by Abraham Lincoln at a crucial period in his presidency and in United States history. Caldecott Honoree and Newbery Medalist James Daugherty's pictorial interpretation of President Abraham Lincoln's famous speech, the Gettysburg Address, was originally published by Albert Whitman in /5(6).

Will's Lincoln at Gettysburg was a well-written and a very engaging book that I was fortunate to have finished reading one month before the th anniversary of Lincoln's by: This book consists of the text of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, which is a fairly short speech, originally delivered in only two minutes.

The text is presented in large type, devoting one or two pages to each significant clause of Lincolns Gettysburg speech book sentence/5(). Some will complain you can find the Gettysburg Address all over the Internet for free.

But there's little doubt most kids (and adults) learn better when they have visual images In large lettering, this book reprints Lincoln's most famous speech, overlaying the text upon actual photographs of Civil War battlefields, paintings of the Founding Fathers, maps, period drawings of battles, and period /5.

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The author looks at Abraham Lincoln's very brief 3 minute statement at Gettysburg in terms of the classic rhetorical formats of Greek & Rome/5. On NovemPresident Abraham Lincoln delivered one of the most famous speeches in American history.

His brief, yet powerful, Gettysburg Address described the United States as being at a pivotal crossroads. The United States, Lincoln said, would either fall apart or continue on as a stronger and more truly free nation. On June 1,Senator Charles Sumner referred to the most famous speech ever given by President Abraham Lincoln.

In his eulogy on the slain president, he called the Gettysburg Address a "monumental act." He said Lincoln was mistaken that "the world will little note, nor long remember what we say here.".

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It was preceded by a two-hour speech by Edward Everett. President Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address in Novemberat the official dedication ceremony for the National Cemetery of Gettysburg in Pennsylvania.

Lincoln's brief speech. The Gettysburg Address is one of the most influential speeches in our history, written by Abraham Lincoln at a crucial period in his presidency and in United States history.

Caldecott Honoree and Newbery Medalist James Daugherty's pictorial interpretation of President Abraham Lincoln's famous speech, the Gettysburg Address, was originally published by Albert Whitman in /5(10). One of the nation's foremost Lincoln scholars offers an authoritative consideration of the document that represents the most far-reaching accomplishment of our greatest president.

No single official paper in American history changed the lives of as many Americans as Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation. But no American document has been held up to greater by:   The Gettysburg Address is one of the most influential speeches in our history, written by Abraham Lincoln at a crucial period in his presidency and in United States history.

Caldecott Honoree and Newbery Medalist James Daugherty's pictorial interpretation of President Abraham Lincoln's famous speech, the Gettysburg Address, was originally published by Albert Whitman in /4(1).

The Gettysburg Address by Abraham Lincoln is words long, in ten sentences, and is one of the masterpieces of American political speech in defending the universality of human rights and the legitimacy of republican government.

It is also available for /5(). Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address was delivered by Lincoln during the American Civil War on the afternoon of Thursday, Novemat the dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, five weeks after the Union armies defeated those of the Confederacy at the Battle of Gettysburg.

Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address is one of the most quoted speeches in American history. The  text is brief, just three paragraphs amounting to less than words.

It only took Lincoln a few minutes to read it, but his words resonate to the present day. The Gettysburg Address reverberates with biblical rhythms, phrases, and themes. Its author was well acquainted with the English Bible – specifically the King James Bible. Those who knew him best reported that Lincoln had an intimate and thorough knowledge of the sacred text and was known to commit lengthy passages to memory.

The Gettysburg Address is one of the most influential speeches in our history, written by Abraham Lincoln at a crucial period in his presidency and in United States history.

Caldecott Honoree and Newbery Medalist James Daugherty’s pictorial interpretation of President Abraham Lincoln’s famous speech, the Gettysburg Address, was originally published by Albert Whitman in The words of President Abraham Lincoln in the Gettysburg Address are as relevant and meaningful today as they were in In this handsomely illustrated book, Michael McCurdy's art extends the power and force of Lincoln's speech, imbuing it with an excitement and energy that will ignite the interest of readers of all ages.

With a foreword by one of America's preeminent historians, Garry. Lincoln’s “Gettysburg Address” and Pericles “Funeral Oration” are both speeches that clearly portray similar and diverse components. To begin, Lincoln and Pericles both express tone in similar ways.

In order to encourage his frazzled and hopeless soldiers and families, in addition to.A statue of Abraham Lincoln is seen at the Lincoln Memorial on Novemin Washington, D.C. Monday marks the th anniversary of Lincoln's historic Gettysburg : Tim Marcin.The phrase also turns up in the s in a book of sermons by abolitionist preacher Theodore Parker, a book which Lincoln received as a gift in the first months of the Civil War.

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