Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography Jean H. Baker

ISBN: 9780393305869

Published:

Paperback

429 pages


Description

Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography  by  Jean H. Baker

Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography by Jean H. Baker
| Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | 429 pages | ISBN: 9780393305869 | 8.37 Mb

Mary Todd, daughter of the founders of Lexington, Kentucky, was raised in a world of frontier violence. First abandoned at the age of six when her mother died, Mary later fled a hostile stepmother for Springfield, where she met and, after a stormyMoreMary Todd, daughter of the founders of Lexington, Kentucky, was raised in a world of frontier violence.

First abandoned at the age of six when her mother died, Mary later fled a hostile stepmother for Springfield, where she met and, after a stormy romance, married the raw Illinois attorney, Abraham Lincoln. Their marriage lasted for twenty five years until his assassination, from which Mary never fully recovered.

The desperate measures she took to win the acknowledgement she sought all her life led finally to the shock of a public insanity hearing instigated by her eldest son.



Enter the sum





Related Archive Books

  1. 17.11.2013Letters from Latvia
  2. 31.01.2014Dream Notes


Related Books


Comments

Comments for "Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography":


infooczyszczalnie.pl

©2009-2015 | DMCA | Contact us