THE ASSASSIN'S ACCOMPLICE: Mary Surratt and the Plot to Kill Abraham Lincoln

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

The life and trial of the first woman to be executed by the federal government.President Andrew Johnson refused to commute the death sentence of widow and mother Mary Surratt for her role in the Lincoln conspiracy, consigning her to the gallows as the one who "kept the nest that hatched the egg." Already brutalized by four years of civil war and wild with rage at Lincoln's murder, the country had ... Read full review

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User Review  - John - Goodreads

What an INCREDIBLE BOOK! CONVINCED me that the Civil War never ended, just morphed into Replicans vs Democrats! (More later, when I complete my thesis!) Wonderful reading for all who are interested in American History! Read full review

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