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  - Norm Minekime - Goodreads

I first read this book when I was a teenager. I decided to re-read it for the 150th Anniversary of the Lincoln assassination. Just a basic overview of the events of the 24 hours leading up to the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Barry - Goodreads

Honey I'm in award-winning historian and this is one of the books that originally began my fascination with history. While later scholarship is drawn some of the conclusions into question, no one has ... Read full review


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