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assassination of Abraham Lincoln

flight, pursuit, capture, and punishment of the conspirators

by Osborn H. Oldroyd

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Published by O. H. Oldroyd in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Assassination.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457.5 .O437
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23382232M
    LC Control Number16007124

    The Assassination and history of the conspiracy; a one-hundred year old chronicle of the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln from the early plotting to the execution of the conspirators by J.R. Hawley and Company (Cincinnati Ohio) The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln (Graphic Library: Graphic History) by Kay Melchisedech Olson. Edward Steers, Jr., talked about his book, Blood on the Moon: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln, published by the University Press of discussed the events that led up to the.

      Winner of the The Lincoln Group of New York's Award of Achievement A History Book Club Selection The assassination of Abraham Lincoln is usually told as a tale of a lone deranged actor who struck from a twisted lust for revenge. This is not only too simple an explanation; Blood on the Moon reveals that it is completely wrong. John Wilkes Booth was 4/5(1). The Ford’s Theatre Center for Education and Leadership features a winding staircase and foot tower of books about Abraham Lincoln, symbolizing that the last word about this great man will never be written.. The books in our tower are made from fireproof bent aluminum. Our exhibit designers printed the cover art directly onto the metal book “jackets.”.

    On the morning of Ap (Good Friday), actor John Wilkes Booth learned President Abraham Lincoln would attend a performance of the comedy Our American Cousin that night at Ford’s Theatre—a theatre Booth frequently performed realized his moment had arrived.   The carefully told story of Abraham Lincoln recounts the former President’s history through to his assassination at Ford’s Theatre toward the end of the Civil War. His rise from a Western attorney that many thought would never make it into office, to one of the most respected presidents the United States has ever had, all told through 3/5(27).


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