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The Resource Good brother, bad brother : the story of Edwin Booth and John Wilkes Booth, James Cross Giblin

Good brother, bad brother : the story of Edwin Booth and John Wilkes Booth, James Cross Giblin

Label
Good brother, bad brother : the story of Edwin Booth and John Wilkes Booth
Title
Good brother, bad brother
Title remainder
the story of Edwin Booth and John Wilkes Booth
Statement of responsibility
James Cross Giblin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Tells the life stories of nineteenth-century actor Edwin Booth and his actor brother John Wilkes Booth, describing the differences between the two men, chronicling John's assassination of Abraham Lincoln, and examining the impact of John's crime on the Booth family for decades afterward
  • Through a review of their family and an examination of their political ideologies, a biography presents a look at two brothers who stood on opposing sides during the Civil War and how one, John Wilkes Booth, became the infamous assassin of President Abraham Lincoln
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-2016
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Giblin, James Cross
Dewey number
  • 792.02/8/092273
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 10-14
  • 1130L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
E457.5
LC item number
.G53 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Booth, John Wilkes
  • Booth, John Wilkes
  • Booth, Edwin
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Assassins
  • Actors
  • Brothers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Good brother, bad brother : the story of Edwin Booth and John Wilkes Booth, James Cross Giblin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780618096428
Lccn
2004021260
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0006118106
  • 458229
Label
Good brother, bad brother : the story of Edwin Booth and John Wilkes Booth, James Cross Giblin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780618096428
Lccn
2004021260
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0006118106
  • 458229

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