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Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever

By: Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard
Published: ©2011
Pages: 342
Total Copies: 15
Genre: NonfictionWar, Civil | Presidents & Politics | Biographies & Memoirs


Description: This book recounts one of the most dramatic stories in American history—how one gunshot changed the country forever. In the spring of 1865, the bloody saga of America’s Civil War finally comes to an end after a series of increasingly harrowing battles. President Abraham Lincoln’s generous terms for Robert E. Lee’s surrender are devised to fulfill Lincoln’s dream of healing a divided nation, with the former Confederates allowed to reintegrate into society. But one man and his band of murderous accomplices, perhaps reaching into the highest ranks of the U.S. government, are not appeased.

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