Bloody Crimes: The Chase for Jefferson Davis and the Death Pageant for Lincoln's Corpse

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: James L. Swanson

Narrated By: Richard Thomas

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

Date: September 2010

Duration: 12 hours 47 minutes

Summary:

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. 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 and  a riveting true-crime thriller that will electrify civil war buffs, general readers, and everyone in between.

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