The day Lincoln was shot

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Harper, 1955 - Biography & Autobiography - 308 pages
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"It's Good Friday, April 14, 1865. While all around him, people demand vengeance on the subdued southern states, the President plans to rebuild demolished cities and send captured Secessionist soldiers home to plant their crops. At the famous Ford's Theatre across town, popular actor John Wilkes Booth furtively makes final preparations to destroy the man he blames for all the nation's problems, President Lincoln."--Container.

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User Review  - Valerie - Goodreads

Historical books are not really my thing, but I was impressed at the author's ability to take hundreds of accounts of one incident and make them into one seamless story. It was interesting in that regard. Read full review

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User Review  - Penny - Goodreads

I read this book the first time at about age 13 and I remember how moved and intrigued I was, so when Killing Lincoln was published, it only made me want to read this one again. I wanted to know if it was as good as I remembered. It was. Read full review

Contents

ajn
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The President
31
The Conspiracy
62
Copyright

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