scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 1,303
Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States Lincoln entered office at a critical period in U S history just before the Civil War anddied from an assassins bullet at the end of the war before the greaterof the conflicts could be resolved He brought to the office personal integrityintelligence and humanity plus the wholesome characteristics of his frontierupbringingFuhrman Joseph He also had the liabilities of his upbringing he was self-educatedculturally unsophisticated and lacking in administrative and diplomatic skillsSharp-witted he was not especially sharp-tongued but was noted for his warmgood humor Although relatively unknown and inexperienced politically whenelected president he proved to be a consummate politician He was above all firm in his Convictions and dedicated to the preservation of the Union Lincoln was perhaps the most esteemed and maligned of the American presidentsGenerally admired and loved by the public he was attacked on a partisan basis as the man responsible for and in the middle of every major issue facing the nation during his administration Fuhrmann Joseph Although his reputation has deflated with changing times he was clearly a great man and a great president He firmly and fairly guided the nation through its most perilous period and made a lasting impact in shaping the office of chief executive Once regarded as the Great Emancipator for his forward strides in freeing the slaves he was criticized a century later when the Civil Rights Movement got momentum for his caution in moving toward equal rights Mitchell Nelson However towards the end of his presidency many people were quoted to say a poor and uneducated man succeeding in business or politics became more of a rarity and the exception The feeling behind that statement was not shared by many people of that time Most thought that Lincoln was a very honest man that did his job well Over all Lincoln was a one of the greatest men of his timeLong before
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA