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People/Characters: George P. Kane

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Blood on the Moon: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln by Jr. Edward Steers
First Blood: Fort Sumter to Bull Run by William C. Davis
Murdering Mr. Lincoln: A New Detection of the 19th Century's Most Famous Crime by Charles Higham
The Siege of Washington: The Untold Story of the Twelve Days That Shook the Union by John Lockwood
Spies, Scouts, and Raiders: Irregular Operations by William C. Davis

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George Proctor Kane (1820-1878) was Mayor of Baltimore, Maryland, from November 5, 1877, to his death on June 23, 1878. He is best known for his role as Marshall of Police during the Baltimore riot of 1861 and his subsequent incarceration in Fort McHenry and Ft. Warren prisons without benefit of habeas corpus. 

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