LAND OF LINCOLN: Abraham Lincoln and American History

Henry Ford once said that “history is more or less bunk. We want to live in the present and the only history that is worth a tinker’s dam is the history we make today.” Do Americans care about history or not? Journalist Andrew Ferguson discusses America’s relationship with its own history using the continuing fascination with Abraham Lincoln as a case study.

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