Books tagged: lincoln assassination

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Conspiracy Threads
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,270. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
Conspiracy and poetry are not that much different, at least according to conspiracy author C. Fenway Braxton. Questions arising from his researches were often framed in poetry which he claims helped him better understand the nuances of various cases. Perhaps such an approach would help others. If not, at least it is a lot of fun to read this stuff.
A Shilling on Good Friday
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 350,300. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A novel based on the life of Englishman William Reynolds. Sailor, soldier, prisoner, coalminer…Reynolds’ story switches from Victorian Portsmouth to Nova Scotia, to Civil War torn America. Come April 1865 and in the aftermath of the events at Ford’s Theatre – the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln – fate decrees that Reynolds is set to lead a gruelling manhunt across rural Pennsylvania…
Killing Lincoln: The Real Story
Series: Adventures in Journalism. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,890. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Why was Lincoln left defenseless when the War Department knew plots were afoot against him? Why was Booth shot when he was surrounded by 25 soldiers and could not escape? Why were two innocents swiftly hanged by a military tribunal, and not even allowed to testify in their own defense? After 150 years of mystery, you'll find the real answers in this explosive book.
Worst Seat in the House- Henry Rathbone's Front Row View of the Lincoln Assassination
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,020. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014 by Willow Manor Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » History » North America
On April 14, 1865 John Wilkes Booth changed the world with a single bullet. The assassination of Abraham Lincoln had many repercussions and for Henry Rathbone they were profound. Henry was the only man to confront Booth and attempt to apprehend the assassin. While Henry wasn't officially blamed, he blamed himself, and years of mental anguish followed, resulting in him murdering his wife.
Who is the Real John Wilkes Booth?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Wild west, Nonfiction » History » North America
John Wilkes Booth murdered Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theatre and was killed in Garrett's Barn, Virginia by Sergeant Boston Corbett. But what if the body wasn't John Wilkes Booth? Nate Orlowek believes the body in the barn that day may not have been John Wilkes Booth. So who was the man in the barn that day?
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Plays » American / African American
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track posits the Lincoln assassination and American Civil War as counter history. The novel’s troupe of modern-day actors visits Surratt Boardinghouse, Appomattox, the Garrett Farm (where assassin Booth were killed), and Ford’s Theatre. They reenact iconic scenes, hyping the theatrical aspects of each. situations.
Prelude to Assassination
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is a true story based on the diaries of Fanny Seward, daughter of William H Seward,, Secretary of State to Abraham Lincoln. Several days before Lincoln's assassination, Seward had a severe and almost deadly carriage accident of which his daughter was a witness. The night Lincoln was assassinated, Seward, who was still recovering from the accident, had an attack on his own life as well.
Abraham Lincoln's Ascension Into Heaven and The Bow of The Assassin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,860. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Mortally wounded and in a deep coma, Abraham Lincoln relives important moments of his life, and questions, in ways never done before, his decisions and actions as the 16th President of the United States. Just days later, the President’s assassin, John Wilkes Booth, also suffers from a mortal wound, and in turn questions his deed and its impact on history.
Port Tobacco, MD prior to 1895
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012 by ByDand Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
Founded in 1658 and once a thriving seaport, Port Tobacco served as the Charles County, MD county seat for 250 years. The town witnessed the nation’s founding and many subsequent events including the Civil War and the escape of John Wilkes Booth. This book contains the history, sketches and descriptions of Port Tobacco as it existed prior to 1895, provided by one of the town's last residents.
Timekeepers: Civil Disturbance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,370. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
History is supposed to be dull. Who knew it could also be dangerous? Kristen and Brad are in upstate New York over spring break. It's just a family vacation; what could possibly go wrong? The two teens are again thrown back in time into potentially deadly situations, but this time they're not together. Can the two teens put history on the right track, and still get back to their own time?