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

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

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
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
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stashower, Daniel
Dewey number
973.7092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.4
LC item number
.S85 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Presidents
  • Baltimore (Md.)
Label
The hour of peril : the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War, Daniel Stashower
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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 ; A single red ballor ; 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
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 354 p.
Isbn
9780312600228
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012042103
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn795172332
  • (OCoLC)795172332
Label
The hour of peril : the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War, Daniel Stashower
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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 ; A single red ballor ; 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
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 354 p.
Isbn
9780312600228
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012042103
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn795172332
  • (OCoLC)795172332

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