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The hour of peril : the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War
The hour of peril : the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War
Stashower, Daniel2013
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In February of 1861, just days before he assumed the presidency, Abraham Lincoln faced a "clear and fully matured" threat of assassination as he traveled by train from Springfield to Washington for his inauguration. Over a period of thirteen days the legendary detective Allan Pinkerton worked feverishly to detect and thwart the plot, assisted by a captivating young widow named Kate Warne, America's first female private eye.
Edition:
Large print edition.
Imprint:
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press ; a part of Gale Cengage Learning, [2013]
Collation:
673 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Series:
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
Notes:
Originally published: New York : St. Martin's Minotaur, 2013.Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:
9781410456311 (hardcover)1410456315 (hardcover)
Dewey class:
973.7092
Language:
English
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Beaumaris LibraryLarge PrintLP 973.7092 STAAvailable
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