The Lincoln Conspiracy
  • Author : David W. Balsiger
  • Release Date : 03 February 1977
  • Publisher : Los Angeles, Calif. : Schick Sunn Classic Books
  • Genre : Social Science
  • Pages : 360
  • ISBN 13 : STANFORD:36105039144873

The Lincoln Conspiracy Book Summary

On April 14, 1965, President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated while attending a play at Ford's Theatre. Historical accounts tell us the murder was committed by a crazed actor named John Wilkes Booth, and no one else. Now, after more than a century, startling new answers are uncovered.

The Lincoln Conspiracy

The Lincoln Conspiracy

Author : David W. Balsiger,Charles E. Sellier (Jr.)
Publisher : Los Angeles, Calif. : Schick Sunn Classic Books
Genre : Social Science
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On April 14, 1965, President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated while attending a play at Ford's Theatre. Historical accounts tell us the murder was committed by a crazed actor named John Wilkes Booth, and no one else. Now, after more than a century, startling new answers are uncovered....

The First Conspiracy

The First Conspiracy

Author : Brad Meltzer,Josh Mensch
Publisher : Flatiron Books
Genre : History
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Taking place during the most critical period of our nation’s birth, The First Conspiracy tells a remarkable and previously untold piece of American history that not only reveals George Washington’s character, but also illuminates the origins of America’s counterintelligence movement that led to the modern day CIA. ...

The Lincoln Murder Conspiracies

The Lincoln Murder Conspiracies

Author : William Hanchett
Publisher : University of Illinois Press
Genre : History
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Examines the many theories that have led to speculation that Lincoln's assassination was a conspiracy....

The Lincoln Conspiracy

The Lincoln Conspiracy

Author : Timothy L. O'Brien
Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
Genre : Fiction
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Witnessing a friend's murder at the B&O Railroad Station in the late spring of 1865, Detective Temple McFadden discovers two diaries including one belonging to Mary Todd Lincoln and another penned by John Wilkes Booth, documents that reveal a shocking conspiracy behind the assassination of the 16th President. By the ...

American Brutus

American Brutus

Author : Michael W. Kauffman
Publisher : Random House
Genre : History
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It is a tale as familiar as our history primers: A deranged actor, John Wilkes Booth, killed Abraham Lincoln in Ford’s Theatre, escaped on foot, and eluded capture for twelve days until he met his fiery end in a Virginia tobacco barn. In the national hysteria that followed, eight ...

Blood on the Moon

Blood on the Moon

Author : Edward SteersJr.
Publisher : University Press of Kentucky
Genre : History
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Winner of the 2001 The Lincoln Group of New York's Award of Achievement A History Book Club Selection The assassination of Abraham Lincoln is usually told as a tale of a lone deranged actor who struck from a twisted lust for revenge. This is not only too simple an explanation; Blood ...

Backstage at the Lincoln Assassination

Backstage at the Lincoln Assassination

Author : Thomas A. Bogar
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : History
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April 14, 1865. A famous actor pulls a trigger in the presidential balcony, leaps to the stage and escapes, as the president lies fatally wounded. In the panic that follows, forty-six terrified people scatter in and around Ford’s Theater as soldiers take up stations by the doors and the audience surges ...

What Really Happened  The Lincoln Assassination

What Really Happened The Lincoln Assassination

Author : Robert J. Hutchinson
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : History
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Think You Know Everything about the Lincoln Assassination? Think Again. After 150 years, many unsolved mysteries and enduring urban legends still surround the assassination of Abraham Lincoln by the popular stage actor John Wilkes Booth. In a new look at the case, award-winning history author Robert J. Hutchinson (The Politically Incorrect ...