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The Greatest Manhunt in American History
For 12 days after his brazen assassination of Abraham Lincoln, John Wilkes Booth was at large, and in Manhunt, historian James L. Swanson tells the vivid, fully documented tale of his escape and the wild, massive pursuit. Get a taste of the daily drama from this timeline of the desperate search.
I had just finished "Killing Lincoln" and was recommended by a friend (Jim McCommas) to read this - I saw where some of the information came from for the Killing Lincoln book -... Read morePublished 7 days ago by Jeffrey Brent Jones
A great work of history that reads like a novel. The author gives the reader a sense of being an eyewitness.Published 29 days ago by William D. Holmes
This book was awesome. I learned more about John Wilkes Booth than I ever knew.Published 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
author! Swanson brings each step of the trip into exciting reality. If you want to familiarize yourself with the Lincoln/Booth story, this is the book to read.Published 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
This book is exactly what you want. It's historical but very well written. It has all the detail that keeps the pages turning but does not bore you with unnecessary facts.Published 1 month ago
Great read. Hope lots of teachers used it to get kids to learn a little history.Published 2 months ago by bar bara bir
This book is quite a good book. It would most likely be very boring to someone who does not enjoy history or lots of detail. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Maureen Haddigan