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Worst Seat in the House: Henry Rathbone's Front Row View of the Lincoln Assassination by [Caleb Stephens]

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"Fascinating, thoughtful, engaging, compelling  and very well written."
- Dr. Matthew J. Friedman, Senior Advisor at the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs National Center for PTSD and Professor of Psychiatry and of Pharmacology at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
--This text refers to the paperback edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00K08R1UO
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Willow Manor Publishing (April 21, 2014)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ April 21, 2014
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 16394 KB
  • Simultaneous device usage ‏ : ‎ Unlimited
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Sticky notes ‏ : ‎ On Kindle Scribe
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 206 pages
  • Page numbers source ISBN ‏ : ‎ 1939688515
  • Customer Reviews:
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Caleb Stephens has been an Abraham Lincoln enthusiast since he first visited Ford's Theatre at the age of thirteen. From there his passion for history grew, specifically in regard to Lincoln and the assassination. For the past three years he has devoted this passion to the life of Henry Rathbone and his pains with mental illness.

Caleb has written two books regarding the Lincoln assassination: "Worst Seat in the House" & "The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln". He received both his Bachelor's and Master's degrees from the University of Mary Washington. He lives in Virginia, with his amazing wife and three wonderful children.

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