One More Reason to View Abraham Lincoln As a Role Model

Short. Sweet. Targeted. Apparently, President Lincoln’s Lincolneffective, persuasive writing technique owed to his skills as a lawyer. Legal History Blog links to this article by  Julie A. Oseid called The Power of Brevity: Adopt Abraham Lincoln’s Habits. The article discusses his legal background, his writing and editing habits and his use of persuasion in three of his presidential speeches. Food for thought. And for legal prose. 

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