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Abraham Lincoln came from humble beginnings, but his ambition and sense of justice helped him become one the greatest ever presidents of the United States, although many would argue that he was the greatest. He didn't attend school much but his love of learning saw him become a successful lawyer as well as a politician. On becoming president Lincoln was to lead his country through a long and bloody war before becoming the first American president to be assassinated. Max Rogers gives you a detailed list of facts about Abraham Lincoln, laying out the important accomplishments and events in his life. Reading a complete biography can be daunting for a child, but Rogers gives you Lincoln's life in 65 easy to understand sections. We are sure that that you will be fascinated by the facts about Lincoln in our book and that you will be inspired to discover more about this remarkable man. This book is suitable for the age of 8 and above. Chapters: * Introduction * Abraham Loses His Mother * New Orleans and the Slave Market * New Salem and War * Lawyer and Politician * Marriage and a Family * Congressman Lincoln * Back to Washington * President Lincoln * The Civil War * The Gettysburg Address * Lincoln's Death * Conclusion