Abraham Lincoln: The Gettysburg Address
The Gettysburg Address
From the Series Deconstructing Powerful Speeches
Brief and inspiring, the Gettysburg Address is one of the best-known and most revered speeches in American history. Given on the battlefield at Gettysburg by US President Abraham Lincoln, the speech reaffirms the cause of liberty at a crucial turning point in the Civil War. Readers are introduced to the social and political circumstances of the time, the significance of the bloody battle at Gettysburg, and Lincoln's masterful skill at writing memorable speeches.
|Interest Level||Grade 5 - Grade 9|
|Reading Level||Grade 6|
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|Guided Reading Level||W|
|Subjects||Biographies, History, Social Studies|
Midwest Book Review
New additions to these series titles are top picks for discriminating libraries looking for lasting reference and leisure lends.
Author: Rebecca Sjonger
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