Lincoln's grave robbers / Steve Sheinkin. - SHERLOC
Lincoln's grave robbers / Steve Sheinkin.
New York : Scholastic Press, c2012.
214 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Counterfeits and counterfeiting -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Grave robbing -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Juvenile literature.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Tomb -- Juvenile literature.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-211) and index.
Describes how a counterfeiting ring plotted to ransom Lincoln's body to secure the release of their imprisoned ringleader, and how a fledging Secret Service and an undercover agent conducted a daring election-night sting operation.
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