Coverart for item
The Resource My thoughts be bloody : the bitter rivalry between Edwin and John Wilkes Booth that led to an American tragedy, Nora Titone ; foreword by Doris Kearns Goodwin

My thoughts be bloody : the bitter rivalry between Edwin and John Wilkes Booth that led to an American tragedy, Nora Titone ; foreword by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Label
My thoughts be bloody : the bitter rivalry between Edwin and John Wilkes Booth that led to an American tragedy
Title
My thoughts be bloody
Title remainder
the bitter rivalry between Edwin and John Wilkes Booth that led to an American tragedy
Statement of responsibility
Nora Titone ; foreword by Doris Kearns Goodwin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a provocative new look at the motive behind the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln and the bitter sibling rivalry that led John Wilkes Booth to murder him
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Titone, Nora
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.5
LC item number
.T57 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Booth, John Wilkes
  • Booth, John Wilkes
  • Booth, Edwin
  • Assassins
  • Actors
  • Brothers
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Sibling rivalry
Label
My thoughts be bloody : the bitter rivalry between Edwin and John Wilkes Booth that led to an American tragedy, Nora Titone ; foreword by Doris Kearns Goodwin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [445]-455) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. 1821-1852 -- "A famous rebel" -- "O brave new world" -- "This be madness" -- "A populous city" -- "Stand up for bastards!" -- pt. 2. 1853-1860 -- "In the dust" -- "Brother, you have done me wrong" -- "A delicate and tender prince" -- "Death, destruction, and massacre" -- "Prepare for your execution : you are condemned" -- pt. 3. 1861-1865 -- "My brother, my competitor" -- "The working of the heart" -- "Beat down these rebels here at home" -- "My thoughts be bloody" -- "This play is the image of a murder."
Control code
ocn430054792
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xii, 479 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416586050
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010034297
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)430054792
Label
My thoughts be bloody : the bitter rivalry between Edwin and John Wilkes Booth that led to an American tragedy, Nora Titone ; foreword by Doris Kearns Goodwin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [445]-455) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. 1821-1852 -- "A famous rebel" -- "O brave new world" -- "This be madness" -- "A populous city" -- "Stand up for bastards!" -- pt. 2. 1853-1860 -- "In the dust" -- "Brother, you have done me wrong" -- "A delicate and tender prince" -- "Death, destruction, and massacre" -- "Prepare for your execution : you are condemned" -- pt. 3. 1861-1865 -- "My brother, my competitor" -- "The working of the heart" -- "Beat down these rebels here at home" -- "My thoughts be bloody" -- "This play is the image of a murder."
Control code
ocn430054792
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xii, 479 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416586050
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010034297
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)430054792

Library Locations

    • Bryn Athyn College, Swedenborg LibraryBorrow it
      2925 College Drive, Bryn Athyn, PA, 19009, US
      40.1343319 -75.0607419
Processing Feedback ...