History Detectives Explore Lincoln's Letter, Parker's Sax, and Mark Twain's Watch: And Many More Mysteries of America's Past

History Detectives Explore Lincoln's Letter, Parker's Sax, and Mark Twain's Watch: And Many More Mysteries of America's Past

by Barbara Karg

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ISBN-13: 9780470190630
Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
Publication date: 07/08/2008
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 408
Sales rank: 894,933
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Barb Karg is a journalist, graphic designer, layout artist, and screenwriter, and the author or coauthor of twenty-two books, including several in the bestselling Everything series.

History Detectives is produced for PBS by Oregon Public Broadcasting and Lion Television.

Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

Chapter One. Snapshots in Time.

Chapter Two. Entertainment in the Shadows.

Chapter Three. Life Imitates Art.

Chapter Four. An Uncivil War.

Chapter Five. If Walls Could Talk.

Chapter Six. American Icons.

Chapter Seven. Child's Play.

Chapter Eight. Whispers in the Mist.

Chapter Nine. Dollars and Sense.

Chapter Ten. Let Freedom Ring.

Chapter Eleven. Family Ties.

Chapter Twelve. The Quest for Equality.

Chapter Thirteen. Armed and Dangerous.

Chapter Fourteen. The Treasure Trove.

Chapter Fifteen. That's Entertainment!

Chapter Sixteen. Skeletons in the Closet.

Chapter Seventeen. Flight, Fright, and Perilous Plights.

Chapter Eighteen. Signed, Sealed, and Delivered.

Chapter Nineteen. Dubious Dwellings.

Chapter Twenty. World at War.

Episode Guide.

Photography Credits.

Index.

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