Abraham Lincoln: The War Years by Carl Sandburg

This book is a comprehensive biography of Abraham Lincoln, focusing particularly on his leadership during the Civil War. It delves into Lincoln's political strategies, his role in emancipation, and his military leadership, providing a detailed and nuanced portrayal of his presidency. The book also explores Lincoln's personal life and character, offering insights into his relationships and his struggles with depression. It presents a vivid picture of a man who was both a shrewd politician and a deeply human individual, navigating one of the most tumultuous periods in American history.

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