Book Discussion on Don\'t Shoot That Boy!: Abraham Lincoln and Military Justice

Dr. Lowry talked about his book Don’t Shoot That Boy!: Abraham Lincoln and Military Justice, published by Da Capo Press. At… read more

Dr. Lowry talked about his book Don’t Shoot That Boy!: Abraham Lincoln and Military Justice, published by Da Capo Press. At the 10th Annual Lincoln Forum Symposium in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania he presented the records of soldiers and civilians who were prosecuted for negative comments about President Lincoln after he was assassinated. He detailed some of the cases involving the offenders and described some of the sentences handed down by the court. Following his remarks, Dr. Lowry responded to questions and comments from members of the audience.

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Book Discussion on Don\'t Shoot That Boy!: Abraham Lincoln and Military Justice

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190117-2
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Dec 26, 2005
Last Aired:
Feb 19, 2006

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  • Dec 26, 2005 | 10:47am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 07, 2006 | 12:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 08, 2006 | 8:31pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 22, 2006 | 7:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 19, 2006 | 2:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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