Bloody Times: The Funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the Manhunt for Jefferson Davis

Hardcover | December 28, 2010

byJames L. Swanson

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In Bloody Crimes, James L. Swanson—the Edgar® Award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of Manhunt—brings to life two epic events of the Civil War era: the thrilling chase to apprehend Confederate president Jefferson Davis in the wake of the Lincoln assassination and the momentous  20 -day funeral that took Abraham Lincoln’s body home to Springfield. A true tale full of fascinating twists and turns, and lavishly illustrated with dozens of rare historical images—some never before seen—Bloody Crimes is a fascinating companion to Swanson’s Manhunt and  a riveting true-crime thriller that will electrify civil war buffs, general readers, and everyone in between.<_o3a_p>

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In Bloody Crimes, James L. Swanson—the Edgar® Award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of Manhunt—brings to life two epic events of the Civil War era: the thrilling chase to apprehend Confederate president Jefferson Davis in the wake of the Lincoln assassination and the momentous  20 -day funeral that took Abraham Lincoln’s bod...

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New York Times bestselling author ofManhunt James L. Swanson creates anadaptation for young people of his adultbook Bloody Crimes, a suspense-filledthriller that sheds light on two fallen leadersof the North and South. One man, PresidentLincoln, assassinated, on his way to thegrave. Another man, the president of theConfederacy, Jeffers...

James Swanson is the Edgar Award-winning author of theNew York TimesbestsellersManhuntand its sequel,Bloody Crimes.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:208 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.77 inPublished:December 28, 2010Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0061560898

ISBN - 13:9780061560897

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