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

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

By Swanson, James L.

New York Times bestselling author James L. Swansonbrings to lifethe fast-paced, suspense-filledstory ofAbraham Lincoln'sand Jefferson Davis's final journeys throughour wounded nation following the Civil War.This middle grade nonfiction book is an excellent choice for tween reader...s in grades 7 to 8, especially during homeschooling. It's a fun way to keep your child entertained and engaged while not in the classroom.This suspense-filled true-crime thriller-the young readers' adaptation of Swanson's Bloody Crimes-explores two epic events of the Civil War era: the manhunt to apprehend Confederate president Jefferson Davis in the wake of Abraham Lincoln's assassination and the momentous 20-day funeral pageant that brought President Lincoln's body from Washington, DC to his home in Springfield. Full of fascinating twists and turns, and lavishly illustrated with dozens of rare historical images, Bloody Times captures the riveting stories of these two fallen leaders who changed the course of history. It's perfect for young readers who enjoy dramatic nonfiction tales from the likes of Steve Sheinkin and Patricia McCormick.This book contains a note from the author, a glossary, a list of important Civil War figures, and a guide to visiting the historic sites mentioned within.A companion to the bestselling and highly acclaimed Chasing Lincoln's Killer.
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ISBN 9780062036087
Published 28 Dec 2010
Publisher HarperCollins
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en

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ISBN-13 9780062036087
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher HarperCollins
Imprint HarperCollins
Released 28 Dec 2010
Publication Country United States United States
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Swanson, James L.
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Historical Figures & Biographies
Monarchs & Royalty
Knights & Crusaders
Reformers & Philanthropists
Explorers & Discoverers
Invaders, Settlers & Colonizers
Pirates & Outlaws
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
Indigenous Peoples
Number of Pages 208
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code B
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 8-12 years
Reading Age 8-12 years
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile