Lincoln's Avengers: Justice, Revenge, and Reunion After the Civil War
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BeschreibungDid the federal government mete out justice or revenge in response to Lincoln's assassination? In 1865, Abraham Lincoln was murdered by John Wilkes Booth, and Secretary of State William Seward was stabbed. Leonard tells for the first time the full story of the two assassination trials.
PortraitElizabeth D. Leonard is the John J. and Cornelia V. Gibson Professor of History at Colby College. The author of several books, including Yankee Women, All the Daring of a Soldier, Lincoln's Avengers, and Men of Color to Arms!, she lives in Waterville, Maine.
Pressestimmen"Thought-provoking and diligently reasoned . . . . Bravo to [Leonard's] attention on the often overlooked . . . Holt."
Untertitel: Revised. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: W W NORTON & CO INC
Erscheinungsdatum: April 2005
Seitenanzahl: 400 Seiten