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The Resource True crime in the Civil War : cases of murder, treason, counterfeiting, massacre, plunder, & abuse, Tobin T. Buhk

True crime in the Civil War : cases of murder, treason, counterfeiting, massacre, plunder, & abuse, Tobin T. Buhk

Label
True crime in the Civil War : cases of murder, treason, counterfeiting, massacre, plunder, & abuse
Title
True crime in the Civil War
Title remainder
cases of murder, treason, counterfeiting, massacre, plunder, & abuse
Statement of responsibility
Tobin T. Buhk
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Shows how the American Civil War created new opportunities for crime from revenge against personal enemies, counterfeiting, plunder, and abuse to massacre, and discusses the draft riot in Detroit, the Fort pillow Massacre, the rebel plot to burn New York City, and more
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buhk, Tobin T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil-military relations
  • War crimes
  • Trials (Military offenses)
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
True crime in the Civil War : cases of murder, treason, counterfeiting, massacre, plunder, & abuse, Tobin T. Buhk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-299) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction the criminal state of the union -- Inside Castle Thunder, notorious Richmond prison -- Sam Upham's counterfeiting scheme -- Benjamin Butler, Beast of New Orleans -- The sack of Athens and the court-martial of Col. J.B. Turchin -- Feuding generals : the murder of Bull Nelson and the Walker-Marmaduke Duel -- The Faulkner outrage and Detroit's draft riot -- The slaying of the Beckham family -- The Lawrence Massacre and the not-so-civil war of Quantrill, Anderson, and the James Brothers -- The murder of Gen. Earl van Dorn -- No quarter : Bedford Forrest and the Fort Pillow Massacre -- Manhattan burning : the rebel arson plot -- Sue Mundy, terror of Kentucky -- The trial of the Lincoln assassination conspirators -- Fifty-three counts of murder : Champ Ferguson's private war -- Murder or misadventure? : Temperance Neely kills her former slave -- The war crimes trial of Andersonville's controversial commandant
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 312 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780811710190
Lccn
2011047046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)808242437
  • (OCoLC)ocn808242437
  • 508761
Label
True crime in the Civil War : cases of murder, treason, counterfeiting, massacre, plunder, & abuse, Tobin T. Buhk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-299) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction the criminal state of the union -- Inside Castle Thunder, notorious Richmond prison -- Sam Upham's counterfeiting scheme -- Benjamin Butler, Beast of New Orleans -- The sack of Athens and the court-martial of Col. J.B. Turchin -- Feuding generals : the murder of Bull Nelson and the Walker-Marmaduke Duel -- The Faulkner outrage and Detroit's draft riot -- The slaying of the Beckham family -- The Lawrence Massacre and the not-so-civil war of Quantrill, Anderson, and the James Brothers -- The murder of Gen. Earl van Dorn -- No quarter : Bedford Forrest and the Fort Pillow Massacre -- Manhattan burning : the rebel arson plot -- Sue Mundy, terror of Kentucky -- The trial of the Lincoln assassination conspirators -- Fifty-three counts of murder : Champ Ferguson's private war -- Murder or misadventure? : Temperance Neely kills her former slave -- The war crimes trial of Andersonville's controversial commandant
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 312 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780811710190
Lccn
2011047046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)808242437
  • (OCoLC)ocn808242437
  • 508761

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