John Wilkes Booth and the Civil War
by Otfinoski, Steven.
|Format:||Print Book 1999|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Born into a famous family of highly respected actors, young John seemed to have his life plotted for him. But, in the 1860s, as tensions over slavery mounted, he became increasingly political. How did he wind up at Ford's Theater one night, ready to kill the president?
|Series||Notorious Americans and their times.|
Booth, John Wilkes,
-- Juvenile literature.
Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Assassination -- Juvenile literature.
Booth, John Wilkes, -- 1838-1865.
Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Assassination.
Assassins -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
|Publisher|| Woodbridge, Conn. :Blackbirch Press,1999
80 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 76) and index.
|ISBN||1567112226 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)