Who Was Greater?

George Washington or Abraham Lincoln

George Washington

  • Commander in Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolution
  • Presided over the Constitutional Convention that created our present form of government
  • Country's first president
  • Set the precedent of serving only two terms as the country's first president
  • Set the example as a disinterested, incorruptible leader


http://www.biography.com/people/george-washington-9524786

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Abraham Lincoln

  • First successful national candidate for the new Republican Party
  • Served two terms in office during the Civil War
  • Led the war effort to a successful conclusion
  • Issued the Emancipation Proclamation
  • Sheperded the effort to adopt the 13th Amendment to the Constitution that abolished slavery


Source:


http://www.history.com/topics/us-presidents/abraham-lincoln

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My Conclusion

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