LINCOLN'S LAST HOURS

LINCOLN'S LAST HOURS

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by Dr. Charles Leale
     
 

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A rare first person account by Army Surgeon, Dr. Charles Leale detailing the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theater on the night of April 14, 1865. Dr. Leale was the first medical doctor to reach the President that night and was by his side throughout the night and the next morning at his death on April 15th. This short but gripping account gives… See more details below

Overview

A rare first person account by Army Surgeon, Dr. Charles Leale detailing the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theater on the night of April 14, 1865. Dr. Leale was the first medical doctor to reach the President that night and was by his side throughout the night and the next morning at his death on April 15th. This short but gripping account gives insight into that horrendous night and the following day. This is a transcribed speech Dr. Leale delivered in February 1909.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940011812163
Publisher:
historicalbookshop.com
Publication date:
01/01/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
197,374
File size:
0 MB

Meet the Author

Dr. Charles Leale, was in the audience of Ford's Theater the night President Lincoln was assassinated and was the first to administer to Lincoln's wounds.

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