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Abraham Lincoln - Legendary Hero or Flawed and Complex Man 1. When compared the two viewpoints have a difference. In the Legendary Hero viewpoint, Lincoln is viewed as a well known character who had the favor of all forms of life that he met. In Carl Sandburg’s excerpt, Lincoln’s life is said to have been, “shared widely over the world, for thousands of years” (476). This statement gives notion that Lincoln is a rememberable household name. However the viewpoint in Stephen B. Oates’s Flawed and Complex Man contradicts Carl Sandburg’s view about Lincoln. In his excerpt Lincoln is viewed as an average human being with only one unique aspect. Stephen states
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