Bloody Times: The Funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the Manhunt for Jefferson Davis (Hardcover)

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In Bloody Crimes, James L. Swanson the Edgar(r) Award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of Manhunt brings to life two epic events of the Civil War era: the thrilling chase to apprehend Confederate president Jefferson Davis in the wake of the Lincoln assassination and the momentous20-day funeral that took Abraham Lincoln's body home to Springfield. A true tale full of fascinating twists and turns, and lavishly illustrated with dozens of rare historical images some never before seen Bloody Crimes is a fascinating companion to Swanson's Manhunt anda riveting true-crime thriller that will electrify civil war buffs, generalreaders, and everyone in between.

About the Author

James Swanson is the Edgar Award-winning author of the New York Times bestsellers Manhunt and its sequel, Bloody Crimes.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780061560897
ISBN-10: 0061560898
Publisher: Collins Publishers
Publication Date: January 2011
Pages: 196
Language: English