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Title The hunt for John Wilkes Booth [videorecording] / Tom Jennings Productions for The History Channel ; directed by Tom Jennings.

Imprint [New York] : A&E Television Networks, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    973.7 HUN    Available
Description 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Performer Narration by Michael C. Hall.
Summary From the fateful balcony in Ford's Theatre to Dr. Samuel Mudd's remote home to the fiery showdown in a Virginia farmhouse, experience firsthand the suspenseful, breakneck search for America's first presidential assassin. Discover the awesome reach of his conspiracy, which had further targeted Vice President Andrew Johnson and Secretary of State William Seward in a bid to undermine the U.S. Government and give the Confederacy a second chance. No man has ever been hunted with greater fervor, with 10,000 federal troops, detectives and police hunting those responsible for assassinating President Lincoln.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Assassination.
Assassins -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographical -- Television special.
Documentary -- Television special.
Historical television programs
Television programs for the hearing impaired
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Television programs
Added Author Hall, Michael C., 1971- Narrator.
Jennings, Tom. Director.
Tom Jennings Productions.
History Channel (Television network)
Arts and Entertainment Network.
ISBN 1422907325
Standard No. 733961108811
Music No. AAAE108810 A&E Television Networks

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