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The darkest dawn : Lincoln, Booth, and the great American tragedy

The darkest dawn : Lincoln, Booth, and the great American tragedy

Author: Th Goodrich
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
A gripping account of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Goodrich, Th.
Darkest dawn.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2004015980
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; John Wilkes Booth; John Wilkes Booth; Abraham Lincoln
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Th Goodrich
ISBN: 0253111323 9780253111326
OCLC Number: 70699687
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 362 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover; Contents; Preface; Prologue: The Omen; Chapter One: Three Electric Words; Chapter Two: The White City; Chapter Three: The Last Man; Chapter Four: Star of Glory; Chapter Five: The President and the Player; Chapter Six: Sic Semper Tyrannis; Chapter Seven: Towards an Indefinite Shore; Chapter Eight: The Clown and the Sphinx; Chapter Nine: One Bold Man; Chapter Ten: A Night to Remember; Chapter Eleven: Terror on Lafayette Park; Chapter Twelve: The Last Bullet; Chapter Thirteen: Murder in the Streets; Chapter Fourteen: A Spirit So Horrible; Chapter Fifteen: The Darkest Dawn.
Responsibility: Thomas Goodrich.


It was one of the most tragic events in American history: The famous president Abraham Lincoln, beloved by many, reviled by some, murdered while viewing a play at Ford's Theater in Washington. This  Read more...


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"Among the hundreds of books published about the assassination of our 16th president, this is an exceptional volume... [It captures] a you-are-there feeling..." --Frank J. Williams, Chief Justice of Read more...

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