exposition - Thomas Lincoln, Abraham´s father, was a restless man. He was always working on clearing the fields and working on building the Lincolns a new home. Abraham helped his father on doing this, Abraham was a strong kid for his age.
Conflict - Abraham went in for election the first time and didn't win. He was disappointed. when he didn't win.
Lincoln had lost the election. He was disappointed. pg 27.
Rising action - Lincoln went in for election again and made a speech of slavery.
"I am naturally anti-slavery, if slavery is not wrong nothing is wrong." pg.57
Conflict - Lincoln gets elected for President
Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not parish from the Earth. Pg.65
Falling action - We won the Civil War with about 180,000 African Americans saving the Union Force. pg.88
more than 35,000 African-American servicemen lost their lives in the Civil War. pg. 88
Resolution - Lincoln gets shot by John Wilkes Booth, and they were in a theater when John put his gun on the back of his head and fired. pg.111
Abraham´s bodyguard, John Parker, has left his post right before Lincoln got killed. Pg.111 Booth shot Lincoln because he he supported the Confederacy, he approved of slavery, and he believed that Lincoln was responsible for the war. Pg.112