A Letter for Mr. Lincoln

by Alvin Robert Cunningham

Publisher: Perfection Learning in Logan, Iowa

Written in English
Cover of: A Letter for Mr. Lincoln | Alvin Robert Cunningham
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Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Assassination -- Fiction.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Causes -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Fiction.,
  • Boys in the Civil War,
  • Women in the Civil War,
  • John Wilkes Booth,
  • Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth,
  • Zouave Military Drill Team

About the Edition

Educational Children"s Book (ages 8-11)

Edition Notes

Statementby Alvin Robert Cunningham ; [illustrations, Susan F. Cornelison].
GenreJuvenile Historical Fiction/Nonfiction
SeriesCover-to-cover Chapter Books
ContributionsCornelison, Sue., ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.C916277 Le 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p. :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3970040M
ISBN 100789150808, 0780790456
LC Control Number2001276875
OCLC/WorldCa47093330

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