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Lincoln's final hours : conspiracy, terror, and the assassination of America's greatest president /

Authors:
Canavan, Kathryn.
Item ID:
71201600300006
Publisher:
Lexington, Kentucky : University Press of Kentucky, 2015.
ISBN:
9780813166087 (hardback : alkaline paper); 081316608X (hardback : alkaline paper)
Call Number:
E457.5 .C25 2015
Physical Description:
233 pages :billustrations ; 24 cm.
Topic:
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Assassination.
Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.; The secret about Booth -- Washington City then -- The great illumination -- The making of an assassin -- Plans and dreams -- Nothing exactly according to plan -- Shuffling history -- The turning of the tide -- Looking forward to a memorable evening -- Booth's end game -- 'Tis the wink of an eye -- Thunderstruck -- Their precious burden -- Enough evidence to hang Booth -- Waiting for history -- That's the last of him -- Caught in the American nightmare -- Grief and greed -- The most elaborate funeral in us history -- The manhunt closes in -- Unrivaled honors and an unexpected invoice -- Paltry meanness -- History forgot Tenth Street -- Lincoln would not be the last to die at Ford's -- A place to make him comfortable -- Epilogue: what's past is prologue.
OCLC Number:
ocn908071879
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
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