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American assassins.

Jo Anne Ray

American assassins.

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Published by Lerner Publications Co. in Minneapolis .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Assassins -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Assassins.

    • About the Edition

      Traces the lives and motives of thirteen men who assassinated or attempted to assassinate leading figures in American history, including several Presidents.

      Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 125.

      StatementEdited by Ronald J. Larsen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6785 .R38
      The Physical Object
      Pagination127 p.
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5288693M
      ISBN 100822506378
      LC Control Number72008293
      OCLC/WorldCa698441


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