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The Resource The hour of peril : the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War, Daniel Stashower, (large print)

The hour of peril : the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War, Daniel Stashower, (large print)

Label
The hour of peril : the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War
Title
The hour of peril
Title remainder
the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Stashower
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Two-time Edgar award-winning author Daniel Stashower uncovers the riveting true story of the "Baltimore Plot," an audacious conspiracy to assassinate Abraham Lincoln on the eve of the Civil War
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stashower, Daniel
Dewey number
973.7092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E457.4
LC item number
.S85 2013b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Presidents
  • Baltimore (Md.)
  • Large type books
Label
The hour of peril : the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War, Daniel Stashower, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : St. Martin's Minotaur, 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Long, narrow boxes -- The cooper and the rail-splitter. His hour had not yet come ; The apprentice ; How I became a detective ; Ardent spirits ; Pink lady ; Let us dare to do our duty ; It's coming yet -- Plums and nuts. A pig-tail whistle ; Mobtown ; Suspicions of danger ; Hostile organizations ; The man and the hour ; If I alone must do it ; A postponed rebellion ; A rabid rebel ; Whitewash ; The music agent ; A few determined men ; An assault of some kind ; The assassin's knife -- The martyr and the scapegoat. The flight of Abraham ; The hour of peril ; Some very tall swearing ; An infamous lie
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
673 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410456311
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hardcover)
Lccn
2012049294
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • sky253707299
  • (OCoLC)823473398
  • 840383
Label
The hour of peril : the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War, Daniel Stashower, (large print)
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : St. Martin's Minotaur, 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Long, narrow boxes -- The cooper and the rail-splitter. His hour had not yet come ; The apprentice ; How I became a detective ; Ardent spirits ; Pink lady ; Let us dare to do our duty ; It's coming yet -- Plums and nuts. A pig-tail whistle ; Mobtown ; Suspicions of danger ; Hostile organizations ; The man and the hour ; If I alone must do it ; A postponed rebellion ; A rabid rebel ; Whitewash ; The music agent ; A few determined men ; An assault of some kind ; The assassin's knife -- The martyr and the scapegoat. The flight of Abraham ; The hour of peril ; Some very tall swearing ; An infamous lie
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
673 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410456311
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hardcover)
Lccn
2012049294
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • sky253707299
  • (OCoLC)823473398
  • 840383

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