The Legend of John Wilkes Booth: Myth, Memory, and a Mummy

The Legend of John Wilkes Booth: Myth, Memory, and a Mummy

by C. Wyatt Evans

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780700613526
Publisher: University Press of Kansas
Publication date: 11/10/2004
Series: Culture America Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.24(h) x 1.06(d)
Age Range: 14 - 18 Years

Table of Contents


List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1. Making the Mummy
2. Far Contexts
3. Northern Origins
4. The Southern Legend
5. Finis L. Bates and the "Correction of History"
6. The Legend in the Era of Lincoln's Commemoration
7. Clarence True Wilson and the "Things That Are to Be"
8. The Legend in the Present Tense
Conclusion
Notes
Index

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