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The Resource Stealing Lincoln's body, Thomas J. Craughwell

Stealing Lincoln's body, Thomas J. Craughwell

Label
Stealing Lincoln's body
Title
Stealing Lincoln's body
Statement of responsibility
Thomas J. Craughwell
Title variation
Stealing Lincolns body
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a lively and dramatic narrative, Thomas J. Craughwell returns to this bizarre, and largely forgotten, event with the first book to place the grave robbery in historical context
Summary
Details a little-known historical event in which a gang of Chicago counterfeiters attempted to steal the entombed, embalmed body of Abraham Lincoln discussing the planning and execution of the crime, the resulting investigation, the reaction of Lincoln'sfamily, and the aftermath
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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165427
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.52
LC item number
.C73 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
Stealing Lincoln's body, Thomas J. Craughwell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18037377
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 250 pages, 22 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780674024588
Lccn
2006050842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm74354084
Label
Stealing Lincoln's body, Thomas J. Craughwell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18037377
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 250 pages, 22 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780674024588
Lccn
2006050842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm74354084

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