Lincoln’s Assassination – and Caesar’s

In The Death of Caesar by Barry Strauss

For the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s assassination in the Ford Theatre, here’s a poignant article in History News Network comparing the killing of this enigmatic leader with that of Caesar’s death some two millenia before. The article points out similarities, differences in outcome and a few ironic connections. Well worth the read!

Barry StraussLincoln’s Assassination – and Caesar’s