American Brutus

John Wilkes Booth and the Lincoln Conspiracies
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Author(s): Michael W. Kauffman
Genre: History
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (22.00 hours)
Product Number: Z09563
Released: Aug 01, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781490648811
Narrator/s: Nelson Runger
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In American Brutus, popular historian Michael W. Kauffman delivers a history that reads more like a best-selling novel. This definitive masterwork dispels commonly held myths and reveals the truth about John Wilkes Booth. Luring Southern sympathizers into a "noble" presidential kidnapping, Booth stunned his puzzled pawns by murdering Lincoln. From Booth's early life and acting career to his escape and death, this meticulously researched book re-examines it all using a wealth of primary sources. "Kauffman . offers a beautifully written, exhaustive and well-reasoned reassessment of . Booth and the murder of [Lincoln]."-Publishers Weekly

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eBook
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Author(s): Michael W. Kauffman
Product Number EB00164400
Released: Dec 29, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: #9780307430618

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