NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author James Swanson delivers a riveting account of the chase for Abraham Lincoln's assassin. Based on rare archival material, obscure trial manuscripts, and interviews with relatives of the conspirators and the manhunters, CHASING LINCOLN'S KILLER is a fast-paced thriller about the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth: a wild twelve-day chase through the streets of Washington, D.C., across the swamps of Maryland, and into the forests of Virginia.
Swanson, James L.
Chasing Lincoln's killer
New York : Scholastic Press, c2009
194 p. :,ill., map ;,22 cm
Statement of Responsibility:
James L. Swanson
Branch Call Number:
j 973.7092 S972c 2009
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