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Author Sheinkin, Steve.

Title Lincoln's grave robbers / Steve Sheinkin.

Imprint New York : Scholastic Press, c2012.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 973.7 SHE    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 973.7 SHE    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 973.7 SHE    Staff Reported Missing
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 973.7 SHE    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 973.7 SHE    DUE 03-11-20
Description 214 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-211) and index.
Summary Describes how a counterfeiting ring plotted to ransom Lincoln's body to secure the release of their imprisoned ringleader, and how a fledging Secret Service and an undercover agent conducted a daring election-night sting operation.
Subject Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Tomb -- Juvenile literature.
Counterfeits and counterfeiting -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Grave robbing -- Illinois -- Springfield -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Body snatching -- Illinois -- Springfield -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 0545405726
9780545405720

 
    
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