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.
5. The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery
by Eric Foner
Another Pulitzer prize-winnerl, this biography focuses on Lincoln’s complicated relationship with the American system of slavery.