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Manhunt : the twelve-day chase for Lincoln's killer

Swanson, James L. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781439573723
  • ISBN: 1439573727
  • ISBN: 0060518499
  • Physical Description: print
    444 pages, 32 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial/Paw Prints, 2008.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history. From April 14 to April 26, 1865, the assassin led Union cavalry and detectives on a wild twelve-day chase through the streets of Washington, D.C., across the swamps of Maryland, and into the forests of Virginia, while the nation, still reeling from the just-ended Civil War, watched in horror. A Confederate sympathizer and a member of a celebrated acting family, John Wilkes Booth threw away his fame and wealth for a chance to avenge the South's defeat. Based on rare archival materials, obscure trial transcripts, and Lincoln's own blood relics, this book is a fully documented work, but it is also a tale of murder, intrigue, and betrayal, an hour-by-hour account told through the eyes of the hunted and the hunters.--From publisher description.
Target Audience Note:
1060 Lexile.
Subject: Lincoln, Abraham 1809-1865 Assassination
Booth, John Wilkes 1838-1865
Fugitives from justice United States Case studies
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