Title Profile & Character Information

Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass

Annotation
Newbery Medal winner Russell Freedman recounts Abraham Lincoln's brief friendship with African American leader Frederick Douglass narrated against the backdrop of Civil War-era race relations and politics. Includes 70 archival photographs.


Awards
2012  School Library Journal Best Books of the Year
2013  American Library Association Notable Books for Children

GenreNonFiction
History
Juvenile
Political
Biography
TopicsPresidents
Lincoln, Abraham
Biographies
Abolitionists
Grief
History
African Americans
Civil war
Slavery
Selfishness
Social activists
Politicians
Racism
Prejudice