Overwhelmed by the sheer number of Lincoln biographies? Don’t know where to start?
Lincoln is probably my favorite American president, and he is probably the one president in US History about whom the most has been written. Here are ten of the best Lincoln biographies.
2. Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era
by James McPherson
This Pulitzer-prize winner is a well-crafted narrative of Lincoln’s presidency during the Civil War.