skip to content
The president is shot! : the assassination of Abraham Lincoln Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The president is shot! : the assassination of Abraham Lincoln

Author: Harold Holzer
Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Boyds Mills Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
The brutal murder of Abraham Lincoln shocked America and changed our history forever. Why Booth killed Lincoln and how the assassination transformed Lincoln from man to myth is explored.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Holzer
ISBN: 1563979853 9781563979859
OCLC Number: 54475888
Description: 181 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Tolling of the bells --
Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War --
Why murder Lincoln? --
Enter John Wilkes Booth --
April 14, 1865 --
April 15, 1865 --
Nation weeps --
Revenge and justice --
Postscript: What became of ...? --
Bibliography --
Places to visit --
Index.
Responsibility: by Harold Holzer.
More information:

Abstract:

The brutal murder of Abraham Lincoln shocked America and changed our history forever. Why Booth killed Lincoln and how the assassination transformed Lincoln from man to myth is explored.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/54475888>
library:oclcnum"54475888"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/54475888>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2004"
schema:description"Introduction: Tolling of the bells -- Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War -- Why murder Lincoln? -- Enter John Wilkes Booth -- April 14, 1865 -- April 15, 1865 -- Nation weeps -- Revenge and justice -- Postscript: What became of ...? -- Bibliography -- Places to visit -- Index."@en
schema:description"The brutal murder of Abraham Lincoln shocked America and changed our history forever. Why Booth killed Lincoln and how the assassination transformed Lincoln from man to myth is explored."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/917116160>
schema:genre"Juvenile works"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The president is shot! : the assassination of Abraham Lincoln"@en
schema:numberOfPages"181"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.