Book Discussion on Bloody Crimes

James Swanson talked about his book Bloody Crimes: The Chase for Jefferson Davis and the Death Pageant for Lincoln’s Corpse (William… read more

James Swanson talked about his book Bloody Crimes: The Chase for Jefferson Davis and the Death Pageant for Lincoln’s Corpse (William Morrow, 2010). He talked about the correspondences between Presidents Lincoln and Davis that led him to cover their post-war journeys in one book.

He was interviewed at the 33rd Annual National Press Club Book Fair and Authors' Night, a fundraiser for the Eric Friedheim National Journalism Library and The SEED Foundation held Tuesday, November 9, 2010 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Swanson, James L. Member (Former) Lincoln (Abraham) Bicentennial Commission->Advisory Committee

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Book Discussion on Bloody Crimes

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Jan 23, 2011
Last Aired:
Feb 27, 2011

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  • Jan 23, 2011 | 11:56pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 06, 2011 | 1:06am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 19, 2011 | 3:29pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 27, 2011 | 11:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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