3 Jul 2012

Was Abraham Lincoln already dying when he was shot?

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 3:09 pm on 3 July 2012

Dr Ann Horsburgh, a molecular anthropologist from Otago University, has been called in to help solve a mystery that has made historians wonder for generations. Was Abraham Lincoln already dying when John Wilkes Booth shot him? Did he have terminal cancer?