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Product Description: In his award-winning young-adult book on the Kennedy assassination, James Swanson will transport readers back to one of the most shocking, sad, and terrifying events in American history. As he did in his bestselling Scholastic YA book, Chasing Lincoln's Killer, Swanson deploys his signature "you are there" style -- a riveting, ticking-clock pace, with an unprecedented eye for dramatic details and impeccable historical accuracy...read more

Hardcover:

9780545490078, titled "The President Has Been Shot!: The Assassination of John F. Kennedy" | Scholastic, September 24, 2013, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: A breathtaking and dramatic account of the JFK assassination by the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author of CHASING LINCOLN'S KILLER!

Paperback:

9780545872195, titled "The President Has Been Shot!: The Assassination of John F. Kennedy" | Scholastic Pr, December 29, 2015, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: In his award-winning young-adult book on the Kennedy assassination, James Swanson will transport readers back to one of the most shocking, sad, and terrifying events in American history.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780545600361 | Scholastic Audio Cassette, October 1, 2013, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: A breathtaking and dramatic account of the JFK assassination by the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author of CHASING LINCOLN'S KILLER!
9781223055831 | Scholastic Audio Cassette, October 1, 2013, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: A breathtaking and dramatic account of the JFK assassination by the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author of CHASING LINCOLN'S KILLER!
9780545537858, titled "The President Has Been Shot!: The Assassination of John F. Kennedy" | Unabridged edition (Scholastic Audio Cassette, September 24, 2013), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: A breathtaking and dramatic account of the JFK assassination by the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author of CHASING LINCOLN'S KILLER!

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Product Description: In End of Days, James L. Swanson, the New York Times bestselling author of Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer, brings to life the minute-by-minute details of the JFK assassination—from the Kennedys' arrival in Texas through the shooting in Dealey Plaza and the shocking aftermath that continues to reverberate in our national consciousness fifty years later...read more

Hardcover:

9780062083487 | William Morrow & Co, November 12, 2013, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: In End of Days, James L.

Paperback:

9780062083494 | Reprint edition (William Morrow & Co, June 3, 2014), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: In End of Days, James L.
9780062278425 | Large print edition (Harpercollins, November 12, 2013), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: In End of Days, James L.

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Product Description: A breathtaking and dramatic account of the JFK assassination by the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author of CHASING LINCOLN'S KILLER!FORMAT: 4 CDs, UnabridgedNARRATOR: TBAIn his new young-adult book on the Kennedy assassination, James Swanson will transport readers back to one of the most shocking, sad, and terrifying events in American history...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9780545602761 | Unabridged edition (Scholastic Audio Cassette, September 24, 2013), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: A breathtaking and dramatic account of the JFK assassination by the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author of CHASING LINCOLN'S KILLER!

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Product Description: In Bloody Crimes, James L. Swanson—the Edgar® 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 momentous  20 -day funeral that took Abraham Lincoln’s body home to Springfield...read more

Paperback:

9780061233791 | Reprint edition (William Morrow & Co, August 16, 2011), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: In Bloody Crimes, James L.

Hardcover:

9780061233784 | William Morrow & Co, September 28, 2010, cover price $27.99

Paperback:

9780061979200 | Large print edition (Harpercollins, October 26, 2010), cover price $27.99

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Product Description: As the Yankees approached Richmond on April 2, 1865, Jefferson Davis fled the capital, setting off an intense and thrilling chase in which Union cavalry hunted the Confederate president. Two weeks later, President Lincoln was assassinated, and the nation was convinced that Davis was involved in the crime...read more

Miscellaneous:

9780061989858 | Harpercollins, September 28, 2010, cover price $12.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9780061988479, titled "Bloody Crimes: The Chase for Jefferson Davis and the Death Pageant for Lincoln's Corpse" | Unabridged edition (Harperaudio, September 28, 2010), cover price $39.99 | also contains Bloody Crimes: The Chase for Jefferson Davis and the Death Pageant for Lincoln's Corpse | About this edition: As the Yankees approached Richmond on April 2, 1865, Jefferson Davis fled the capital, setting off an intense and thrilling chase in which Union cavalry hunted the Confederate president.

By James L. Swanson (editor)

Paperback:

9781223000053 | Clark Boardman Callaghan, November 1, 2009, cover price $631.00

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Product Description: NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author James Swanson delivers a riveting account of the chase for Abraham Lincoln's assassin.FORMAT: 3 CDs, UnabridgedNARRATOR: Will PattonBased on rare archival material, obscure trial manuscripts, and interviews with relatives of the conspirators and the manhunters, CHASING LINCOLN'S KILLER is a fast-paced thriller about the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth: a wild twelve-day chase through the streets of Washington, D...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9780545119436 | Scholastic Audio Cassette, February 1, 2009, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author James Swanson delivers a riveting account of the chase for Abraham Lincoln's assassin.

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Product Description: NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author James Swanson delivers a riveting account of the chase for Abraham Lincoln's assassin.Based on rare archival material, obscure trial manuscripts, and interviews with relatives of the conspirators and the manhunters, CHASING LINCOLN'S KILLER is a fast-paced thriller about the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth: a wild twelve-day chase through the streets of Washington, D...read more

Hardcover:

9780439903547 | 1 edition (Scholastic, February 1, 2009), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author James Swanson delivers a riveting account of the chase for Abraham Lincoln's assassin.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780545118132 | Unabridged edition (Scholastic Audio Cassette, February 1, 2009), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author James Swanson delivers a riveting account of the chase for Abraham Lincoln's assassin.

The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history. From April 14 to April 26, 1865, the assassin led Union cavalry and detectives on a wild twelve-day chase through the streets of Washington, D.C., across the swamps of Maryland, and into the forests of Virginia, while the nation, still reeling from the just-ended Civil War, watched in horror. A Confederate sympathizer and a member of a celebrated acting family, John Wilkes Booth threw away his fame and wealth for a chance to avenge the South's defeat. Based on rare archival materials, obscure trial transcripts, and Lincoln's own blood relics, this book is a fully documented work, but it is also a tale of murder, intrigue, and betrayal, an hour-by-hour account told through theeyes of the hunted and the hunters.--From publisher description.Recounts the escape of John Wilkes Booth, Abraham Lincoln's assassin, and follows the intensive search for him from the streets of Washington, D.C., through the swamps of Maryland, into the forests of Virginia.

Hardcover:

9780060518493 | William Morrow & Co, February 1, 2006, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history.

Paperback:

9780060518509 | Reprint edition (Avon A, February 1, 2007), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Recounts the escape of John Wilkes Booth, Abraham Lincoln's assassin, and follows the intensive search for him from the streets of Washington, D.

Prebinding:

9781439573723 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, November 11, 2008), cover price $24.95

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Product Description: This definitive illustrated history of Abraham Lincoln's assassination follows the shocking events from the tragic scene at Ford's Theatre to the trial and execution of John Wilkes Booth's coconspirators. Few remember them today, but once the names Mary Surratt, Lewis Powell, David Herold, George Atzerodt, Edman Spangler, Samuel Arnold, Michael O'Laughlin, and Dr...read more

Paperback:

9780061237621 | Reprint edition (Perennial, June 1, 2008), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This definitive illustrated history of Abraham Lincoln's assassination follows the shocking events from the tragic scene at Ford's Theatre to the trial and execution of John Wilkes Booth's coconspirators.

An oversized, lavishly illustrated volume for history buffs traces the 1865 military trial of eight people accused of conspiring with John Wilkes Booth to assassinate President Lincoln and other high officials. By the author of Manhunt. 50,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780061237614 | Ill edition (William Morrow & Co, November 30, 2006), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Traces the 1865 military trial of eight people accused of conspiring with John Wilkes Booth to assassinate President Lincoln and other high officials.
9781892041425 | 1 edition (Arena Editions, October 1, 2001), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Presents more than three hundred portraits, artifacts, photographs, prints, letters, and other visual records to document the fates of the eight persons accused of conspiracy to assassinate President Lincoln.

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Product Description: The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history -- the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth. From April 14 to April 26, 1865, the assassin led Union cavalry and detectives on a wild twelve-day chase through the streets of Washington, D...read more

Paperback:

9780749951085 | Piatkus Books, June 8, 2006, cover price $21.40 | About this edition: The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history -- the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth.

Product Description: The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history -- the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth. From April 14 to April 26, 1865, the assassin led Union cavalry and detectives on a wild twelve-day chase through the streets of Washington, D...read more

Miscellaneous:

9781598954883 | Abridged edition (Findaway World Llc, May 1, 2006), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history -- the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth.

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A fascinating and vivid account of the escape of John Wilkes Booth, Abraham Lincoln's assassin, takes readers along on the intensive search from the streets of Washington, D.C., through the swamps of Maryland, into the forests of Virginia, and into the lives of the men who pursued him. Simultaneous.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780060738358 | Abridged edition (Harperaudio, February 1, 2006), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Recounts the escape of John Wilkes Booth, Abraham Lincoln's assassin, and follows the intensive search for him from the streets of Washington, D.

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A fascinating and vivid account of the escape of John Wilkes Booth, Abraham Lincoln's assassin, takes readers along on the intensive search from the streets of Washington, D.C., through the swamps of Maryland, into the forests of Virginia, and into the lives of the men who pursued him. (History -- United States)

Paperback:

9780060853471 | Large print edition (William Morrow & Co, February 1, 2006), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A fascinating and vivid account of the escape of John Wilkes Booth, Abraham Lincoln's assassin, takes readers along on the intensive search from the streets of Washington, D.

By James L. Swanson (editor)

Paperback:

9780836614770 | Clark Boardman Callaghan, December 20, 2005, cover price $349.00

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Product Description: This book analyzes the most important and far-reaching cases of the 2002-2003 year from a classical Madisonian perspective. This edition will review, among other cases, affirmative action, sexual privacy, intellectual property, cross burning, commercial speech, and federalism.

Paperback:

9781930865525 | Cato Inst, October 1, 2003, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: This book analyzes the most important and far-reaching cases of the 2002-2003 year from a classical Madisonian perspective.

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Product Description: This new annual review from Cato analyzes the 2001/2002 Supreme Court Term, specifically looking at the most important and far reaching cases of the year.
By Robert A. Levy (editor), Timothy Lynch (editor) and James L. Swanson (editor)

Paperback:

9781930865358 | Cato Inst, December 1, 2002, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: This new annual review from Cato analyzes the 2001/2002 Supreme Court Term, specifically looking at the most important and far reaching cases of the year.

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Product Description: A young couple step back in time to 1928 San Francisco, where they bump into the great fictional detective, Sam Spade. Action, adventure, romance and crackling dialogue make this a great read.

Hardcover:

9780759676572, titled "Stuff That Dreams Are Made of" | Authorhouse, December 1, 2001, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: A young couple step back in time to 1928 San Francisco, where they bump into the great fictional detective, Sam Spade.

Paperback:

9780759643031 | Authorhouse, November 1, 2001, cover price $20.95

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Product Description: Book by Swanson, John L. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780759636613 | Authorhouse, November 1, 2001, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Book by Swanson, John L.

Complemented by more than five hundred photographs, a portrait of the legendary 1950s pin-up model describes her controversial career, remarkable popularity, turbulent personal life, and her influence on the popular culture of her era. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9781881649625 | General Pub Group, February 1, 1996, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The ultimate girl-next-door, and one of the most popular Playboy centerfolds, Bettie Page challenged the conservative 1950s, posing as a fierce dominatrix, and earning both a cult underground following and a Senate Committee investigation.

Paperback:

9780312276898 | Reprint edition (Griffin, May 1, 2001), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Complemented by more than five hundred photographs, a portrait of the legendary 1950s pin-up model describes her controversial career, remarkable popularity, turbulent personal life, and her influence on the popular culture of her era.
9781575440804 | General Pub Group, March 1, 1998, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Bettie Page--the most celebrated pin-up model ever--can seduce a whole new audience in this paperback edition of the hardcover bestseller--the only Bettie Page book authorized by and featuring a Foreword by Page herself.

By James L. Swanson (editor)

Paperback:

9780314227737 | West Pub Co, September 1, 1997, cover price $137.00

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