Shakespeare in a Divided America by James Shapiro | 2 of 5

A notorious date in American history, 14th April 1865 saw John Wilkes Booth assassinate President Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theatre in Washington DC.


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  • Type: Factual
  • Channel: BBC Radio 4
  • Duration: 17'00''
  • Broadcast date: 2020

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