In April 1865, Abraham Lincoln was gunned down in Ford's Theater by John Wilkes Booth--forever martyring the murdered President. More has been written about Lincoln than any other American and the circumstances of his death have long been debated. Here is a list of books that will help you understand the circumstances and significance of this first Presidential assassination.
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According to the Washington Post , every year the federal government classifies millions of megabytes of information as secret. Sometimes this is necessary but a recent report by the government’s own...