Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination That Changed America Forever

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Christian Large Print, May 1, 2015 - History - 589 pages
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A #1 New York Times Bestselling Author A riveting historical narrative of the heart-stopping events surrounding the assassination of Abraham Lincoln in the first work of history by mega-bestselling author Bill O?Reilly In the spring of 1865? America?s Civil War finally comes to an end? In the midst of the patriotic celebrations in Washington? D.C.? John Wilkes Booth ? charismatic ladies? man and impenitent racist ? Murders Abraham at Ford?s Theatre. A furious manhunt ensues? ending in a fiery shootout and several court-ordered executions. With an unforgettable cast of characters? vivid historical detail? and page-turning action? this is history that reads like a thriller.

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Review: Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever (The Killing of Historical Figures)

User Review  - Patti Harris - Goodreads

Excellent and thorough research. I couldn't put it down. And I am not a fan of Bil O'Reilly. Read full review

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User Review  - Chris Tozlowski - Goodreads

No matter what your political views are, you don't have to worry just because Bill O'Reilly wrote it! Killing Lincoln is a very well-written look at the assassination of President Lincoln. No politics ... Read full review

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Bill O'Reilly, a two-time Emmy Award-winner for excellence in reporting, is a twenty-year veteran of the television industry. He served as national correspondent for ABC News and as anchor of the nationally syndicated newsmagazine program "Inside Edition" before joining the Fox News Channel. He holds a master's degree in public administration from Harvard's Kennedy School of Government and a master's degree in broadcast journalism from Boston University. His title, Killing Kennedy The End of Camelot, made The New York Times' Bestseller List for 2012. The Last Days of Jesus made The New York Times' Bestseller List for 2014. Bill O'Reilly's Legends and Lies: The Real West, made The New York Times' Bestseller List for 2015. His latest book, Killing Reagan: The Violent Assault That Changed a Presidency, has made The New York Times' Bestseller List for 2015.

Martin Dugard is one of today's foremost adventure writers. His work appears regularly in "GQ", "Sports Illustrated" & "Esquire". He won the 1997 Dallas Press Club "Katie" award for Best Magazine Sports Story. An avid adventurer himself, Dugard has completed the Raid Gauloises adventure race three times. He is co-holder of the Around the World Speed Record (New York New York in 31 hours, 28 minutes) & he makes his home with his wife & three boys in Orange County, California.

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