The men who killed Lincoln also made a bloody attempt on the life of his Secretary of State, William H. Seward. Walter Stahr’s new book reveals how this savvy politician — one of the key figures who held the Union together during the Civil War — survived to carry on the great president’s work.
About the Writer
James Mustich is the author of the new book 1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List. A veteran bookseller, he was a founder, and for twenty years publisher, of the book catalogue A Common Reader, and later the founding Editor-in-Chief of the Barnes & Noble Review.