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Fates and traitors : a novel of John Wilkes Booth / Jennifer Chiaverini.

Chiaverini, Jennifer, author. (Author).
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  • 68 of 87 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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1 current hold with 87 total copies.

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Akron Carnegie Public Library - Akron fic (Text) 75253000053099 Adult NEW Fiction Available -
Atlanta Branch FIC.a Chiaverini, Jennifer (Text) 78294000263716 New Adult Fiction Available -
Attica Public Library - Attica F CHIAVERINI, JENNIFER (Text) 74231000114305 Adult Fiction Available -
Aubbee Library FIC CHI (Text) 33187004108730 Fiction (adult) - A Available -
Benton County Public Library - Fowler F CHI (Text) 34044000902492 ADULT FICTION Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield FIC CHI (Text) 36803000995261 FICTION Checked out 12/16/2016
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Eastern Branch FIC CHI (Text) 36804000243306 FICTION Available -
Brazil Public Library - Brazil CHIAVERINI (Text) 38160000384717 Second Floor, Fiction Available -
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown FIC CHIAVER (Text) 79361000099469 Adult Fiction Available -
Butler Public Library - Butler FIC CHIAVE (Text) 73174005028646 Adult: Fiction On holds shelf -
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  • ISBN: 9780525954309
  • ISBN: 0525954309
  • Physical Description: 385 pages : map ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Dutton, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (Pages 383-385).
Summary, etc.: "The world would not look upon his like again. John Wilkes Booth--driven son of an acclaimed British stage actor and a Covent Garden flower girl, whose misguided quest to avenge the vanquished Confederacy led him to commit one of the most notorious acts in the annals of America--has been the subject of scholarship, speculation, and even obsession. Though in his plot to assassinate President Abraham Lincoln Booth did not act alone--"I am determined to be a villain," he tragically prophesized on the occasion of his acclaimed 1862 New York City debut in the role of Richard III--he is often portrayed as a shadowy figure, devoid of human connection. Yet four women were integral in the life of this unquiet American: Mary Ann, the mother he revered above all but country; his sister and confidante, Asia; Lucy Lambert Hale, the senator's daughter who loved him; and the Confederate widow Mary Surratt, to whom he entrusted the secrets of his vengeful wrath. In Fates and Traitors, Jennifer Chiaverini renders for the first time as fiction the compelling interplay between these pivotal actors--some willing, others unwitting--who made an indelible mark on the history of our nation"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865 > Fiction.
Conspiracies > Fiction.
Assassins > Fiction.
FICTION / Historical.
FICTION / Romance / Historical.
Genre: Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.

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