Books by James L. Swanson

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James L. Swanson is the author of the New York Times bestseller Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer. He is an attorney who has written about history, the Constitution, popular culture, and other subjects for a variety of publications, including the Wall Street Journal, American Heritage, Smithsonian, and the Los Angeles Times. Mr. Swanson serves on the advisory council of the Ford's Theatre Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Campaign and is a member of the advisory committee of the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission.

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Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase to Catch Lincoln's Killer (P.S.)
by James L. Swanson
The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history. From April 14 to April 26, 1865, the assassin, John Wilkes Booth, 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...
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Categories: History; True Crime
Chasing Lincoln's Killer
by James L. Swanson
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...
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Categories: All Children's Lit; All Teen Lit
"The President Has Been Shot!": The Assassination of John F. Kennedy
by James L. Swanson
A breathtaking and dramatic account of the JFK assassination by the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author of CHASING LINCOLN'S KILLER! In 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. As he did in his bestselling...
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Categories: All Children's Lit; All Nonfiction; All Teen Lit
End of Days: The Assassination of John F. Kennedy
by James L. Swanson
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...
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Categories: Bios & Memoirs of Leaders & Notable People; History; Politics & Government; True Crime
Bloody Crimes: The Funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the Chase for Jefferson Davis
by James L. Swanson
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...
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Categories: All Nonfiction; Bestsellers; History
Bloody Times: The Funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the Manhunt for Jefferson Davis
by James L. Swanson
New York Times bestselling author of Manhunt James L. Swanson creates anadaptation for young people of his adultbook Bloody Crimes , a suspense-filledthriller that sheds light on two fallen leadersof the North and South. One man, PresidentLincoln, assassinated, on his way to thegrave. Another man, the president of theConfederacy...
Today's Price: $12.49
Categories: All Children's Lit; All Teen Lit
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