February 12, 2009, is Abraham Lincolnâ€™s 200th birthday. For everyone interested in the sixteenth president, NBM Publishing brings back to press Rick Gearyâ€™s THE MURDER OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, volume 7 of Gearyâ€™s TREASURY OF VICTORIAN MURDER series. Geary reveals that assassin John Wilkes Booth worked with a group of Southern sympathizers out to kill not just the President but much of the executive branch. He also details the flight of the culprits and the hot pursuit of federal agent.
The 80-page, 6â€ x 9â€ book with black-and-white art is available as a jacketed hardcover (ISBN 1-56163-425-5) for $15.95 and a trade paperback (ISBN 1-56163-426-3) for $9.95.