Author Event: Richard Quest - I Held Lincoln

In brief, ​I Held Lincoln is the story of Lt. Benjamin Loring, who escaped from a Confederate prison camp to regain his freedom, and after returning home, witnessed the assassination of President Lincoln at Ford's Theater.

Event date: 
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Event address: 
100 W Picadilly St.
Winchester, VA 22601
I Held Lincoln: A Union Sailor's Journey Home Cover Image
ISBN: 9781612349497
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Published: Potomac Books - May 1st, 2018

Lt. Benjamin Loring (1824–1902) lived the life of an everyman Civil War sailor. He commanded no armies and devised no grand strategies.