There was nothing noticeably special about the lanky frontier boy raised in a one-room log cabin in Kentucky. Considered lazy by some, his formal education lasted only one year.
Fortunately, Abraham Lincoln was a voracious reader. He was a serious student of the Bible and read it multiple times. He also loved classic works of literature and biographies of great people. Inspired by the books he read, he worked to rise above his difficult circumstances.
This 3 minute video gives valuable insights into Abe’s early years growing up on the Kentucky frontier.
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