- Author: Genevieve Foster
- Read Aloud Grade Range: 4 - Adult
- Read Alone Grade Range: 7 - Adult
- Illustrated Content
- Five Day Only
- Newbery Award
- Binding: PB
- Pages: 347
An interesting look not only at Lincoln, but at the broader 19th century world in which he lived.
- Britain's enormous growth and emergence as a democracy
- Germany united under Bismarck
- Russia freeing the serfs
- Japan opened to foreign trade
Oversize pb, illus.