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Author Swanson, James L., 1959-
Title Bloody times [ebook] : the funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the manhunt for Jefferson Davis / James L. Swanson
Publisher New York : HarperCollins e-books, c2011
Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource : ill
Summary New York Times bestselling author of Manhunt James L. Swanson creates an adaptation for young people of his adult book Bloody Crimes, a suspense-filled thriller that sheds light on two fallen leaders of the North and South. One man, President Lincoln, assassinated, on his way to the grave. Another man, the president of the Confederacy, Jefferson Davis, on the run, soon to be sent to prison. Their actions forever changed the history of a nation. On the morning of April 2, 1865, Davis received a telegram from General Robert E. Lee. There is no more time--the Yankees are coming, it warned. That night Davis fled Richmond, setting off an intense manhunt for the Confederate president
Subject Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Death and burial
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 -- Captivity, 1865-1867
Presidents -- United States -- Biography
Presidents -- Confederate States of America -- Biography
Historical
United States
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Peace
Genre Electronic books
Subject Downloadable file
Alt Author OverDrive, Inc
ISBN 9780062036087 (electronic bk.)
0062036084 (electronic bk.)

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