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The Resource The hour of peril : the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War, Daniel Stashower, (electronic resource eBook)

The hour of peril : the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War, Daniel Stashower, (electronic resource eBook)

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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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two-time Edgar award-winning author 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
Summary
Presents the true story of the "Baltimore Plot" conspiracy to assassinate Abraham Lincoln on the eve of the Civil War, tracing the efforts of detective Allan Pinkerton and private eye Kate Warne to identify and stop the would-be killers
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Agatha Award for Best Nonfiction, 2013.
  • Anthony Award for Best Critical/Nonfiction, 2014.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Fact Crime, 2014.
  • Macavity Award for Best Non-Fiction, 2014.
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10153889
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BT
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Stashower, Daniel
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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OverDrive, Inc
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True
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  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Presidents
  • Baltimore (Md.)
Target audience
adult
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the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War
Label
The hour of peril : the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War, Daniel Stashower, (electronic resource eBook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=210&titleID=978053
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-340) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 ballot ; 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
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unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9781250023322
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • bc
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10eda13d-0fb2-4ff2-9a4c-15833d00673f
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive Read
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle
Label
The hour of peril : the secret plot to murder Lincoln before the Civil War, Daniel Stashower, (electronic resource eBook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=210&titleID=978053
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-340) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 ballot ; 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
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9781250023322
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • bc
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10eda13d-0fb2-4ff2-9a4c-15833d00673f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive Read
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle

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