President Lincoln Assassinated!!
The Firsthand Story of the Murder, Manhunt, Trial, and MourningBook - 2014
For the 150th anniversary of Lincoln's assassination, Harold Holzer (The Civil War in 150 Objects) presents an unprecedented first hand chronicle of one of the most pivotal moments in American history. The fateful story is told in more than 80 original documents, eyewitness reports, medical records, trial transcripts, newspaper articles, speeches, letters, diary entries and poems, by more than 75 participants and observers, including the assassin John Wilkes Booth and Boston Corbett, the soldier who shot him.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : The Library of America, 
Branch Call Number: YA 973.7092 PRE
Characteristics: xxxiii, 446 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm