Book Discussion on The Lincoln Assassination Encyclopedia

Edward Steers, author of several books on Abraham Lincoln’s assassination, presents an encyclopedia of people, events, dates, and… read more

Edward Steers, author of several books on Abraham Lincoln’s assassination, presents an encyclopedia of people, events, dates, and locales connected to the assassination of President Lincoln.  From Joseph Holt, the chief prosecutor of the eight men charged with Lincoln’s murder to Bowling Green, Virginia, where a Confederate soldier who had aided John Wilkes Booth cross the Rappahannock River was captured by federal troops and preceded to lead them to the Garret farm, twelve miles away, where Booth was hiding in a barn. Edward Steers presented his book at the Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum in Allentown, Pennsylvania. close

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Book Discussion on The Lincoln Assassination Encyclopedia

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Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
May 15, 2010
Last Aired:
Apr 18, 2011

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  • May 15, 2010 | 1:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 15, 2010 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 16, 2011 | 1:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 17, 2011 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 18, 2011 | 2:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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