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People/Characters: Edwin M. Stanton

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"They Have Killed Papa Dead!": The Road to Ford's Theatre, Abraham Lincoln's Murder, and the Rage for Vengeance by Anthony Pitch
1862 by Robert Conroy
Abraham Lincoln by Thomas Keneally
Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and The War Years {3-volume set} by Carl Sandburg
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith
After the Fact by Fred Saberhagenreferenced
The Age of Jackson by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
The American Civil War by Winston S. Churchill
Andrew Johnson by Annette Gordon-Reed
The Andrews Raid, or The Great Locomotive Chase by Samuel Epstein
Andrews' raiders by Roberta Strauss Feuerlicht
April 1865: The Month That Saved America by Jay Winik
The Assassin's Accomplice: Mary Surratt and the Plot to Kill Abraham Lincoln by Kate Clifford Larson
The Assassination: Death of the President by Champ Clark
Behind the Scenes: or, Thirty Years a Slave and Four Years in the White House by Elizabeth Keckleyas Edward McMasters Stanton
The Beleaguered City: The Vicksburg Campaign, December 1862-July 1863 (Modern Library) by Shelby Foote
The Blockade: Runners and Raiders by William C. Davis
Blood on the Moon: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln by Jr. Edward Steers
The Bloodiest Day: The Battle of Antietam by Ronald H. Bailey
Brother against Brother by William C. Davis
Chasing Lincoln's Killer by James L. Swanson
The Civil War by Academic Industries
Civil War Schemes and Plots by Webb Garrison
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 3: Red River to Appomattox by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: An Illustrated History by Geoffrey C. Ward
The Coastal War: Chesapeake Bay to Rio Grande by Peter M. Chaitin
A Crisis of Republicanism: American Politics During the Civil War Era by Lloyd E. Ambrosius
The Curse of Cain: The Untold Story of John Wilkes Booth by Theodore J. Nottingham
Daring and Suffering by William Pittenger
Dark Genius of Wall Street: The Misunderstood Life of Jay Gould, King of the Robber Barons by Edward J. Renehan Jr.mentioned
Dark Union: The Secret Web of Profiteers, Politicians, and Booth Conspirators That Led to Lincoln's Death by Leonard F. Guttridgeas Edwin McMasters Stanton
Decoying the Yanks: Jackson's Valley Campaign by Champ Clark
The Diary of a Public Man by Edwin M. Stanton
Edwin M. Stanton, the inverted pyramid, and information control (Journalism monographs) by David T. Z. Mindich
Edwin Stanton (Famous Figures of the Civil War Era) by Amy Allison
Elizabeth Van Lew: Civil War Spy (Signature Lives: Civil War Era) by Heidi Schoof
Ellet's Brigade : the strangest outfit of all by Chester G. Hearn
The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt by T. J. Stiles
Forward to Richmond: McClellan's Peninsular Campaign by Ronald H. Baileyas Edwin McMasters Stanton
Fredericksburg! Fredericksburg! by George C. Rable
Freedom by William Safire
The Garfield Orbit by Margaret Leech
The General and the Texas : a pictorial history of the Andrews Raid, April 12, 1862 by Stan Cohen
The Gettysburg Nobody Knows (Gettysburg Lectures) by Gabor S. Borittleading to Hooker's resignation
The Gilded Age by Judith Freeman Clark
The great locomotive chase; a history of the Andrews railroad raid into Georgia in 1862 by William Pittenger
How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi
Impeached: The Trial of President Andrew Johnson and the Fight for Lincoln's Legacy by David O. Stewart
In memoriam, Edwin McMasters Stanton, his life and work : with account of dedication of bronze statue in his native city by Joseph Beatty Doyle
The Killing Ground: Wilderness to Cold Harbor by Gregory Jaynes
Lee Takes Command: From Seven Days to Second Bull Run by John L. Papanek
Lincoln and His Generals by T. Harry Williams
Lincoln as I Knew Him: Gossip, Tributes and Revelations from His Best Friends and Worst Enemies by Harold Holzer
The Lincoln Assassination Conspirators: Their Confinement and Execution, as Recorded in the Letterbook of John Frederick Hartranft by Edward Steers Jr.
Lincoln in the Telegraph Office: Recollections of the United States Military Telegraph Corps during the Civil War by David Homer Bates
The Lincoln Murder Conspiracies by William Hanchett
Lincoln Revisited: New Insights from the Lincoln Forum (Lincoln Forum Books) by Harold Holzer
Lincoln's Assassins: A Complete Account of Their Capture, Trial, and Punishment by Roy Z. Chamlee
Lincoln's Assassins: Their Trial and Execution by James L. Swanson
Lincoln's Avengers: Justice, Revenge, and Reunion after the Civil War by Elizabeth D. Leonard
Lincoln's Sanctuary: Abraham Lincoln and the Soldiers' Home by Matthew Pinsker
Lincoln's War Cabinet by Burton Jesse Hendrickas Edwin McMasters Stanton
Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer by James L. Swanson
Master of War: The Life of General George H. Thomas by Benson Bobrick
Murdering Mr. Lincoln: A New Detection of the 19th Century's Most Famous Crime by Charles Higham
The Nation Reunited: War's Aftermath by Richard W. Murphy
Pilgrim by Fred Saberhagenreferenced
Protecting President Lincoln by Frederick Hatch
Reveille in Washington, 1860-1865 by Margaret Leech
Rise to Greatness: Abraham Lincoln and America's Most Perilous Year by David von Drehle
Sahara by Clive Cusslerreferenced
Secretaries of war and secretaries of the army : portraits & biographical sketches by William Gardner Bell
Sheridan: The Life And Wars Of General Phil Sheridan by Roy Morris, Jr.
Sherman's March by Burke Davis
Sherman's March: Atlanta to the Sea by David Nevin
Spies, Scouts, and Raiders: Irregular Operations by William C. Davis
Stanton, Lincoln's Secretary of War by Fletcher Pratt
Stanton: The Life and Times of Lincoln's Secretary of War by Harold M. Hyman
Stanton; the life and times of Lincoln's Secretary of War by Benjamin Platt Thomas
Stars in Their Courses : The Gettysburg Campaign, June-July 1863 by Shelby Foote
Stealing the General by Russell S. Bonds
The Story of Ford's Theater and the Death of Lincoln (Cornerstones of Freedom) by Zachary Kent
The Struggle for Tennessee: Tupelo to Stones River by James H. Street
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin
Tenting Tonight: The Soldier's Life by James I. Robertson
Twenty Million Yankees: The Northern Home Front by Donald Dale Jackson
Vicksburg Is the Key: The Struggle for the Mississippi River by William L. Sheaas Edwin Stanton
War on the Mississippi: Grant's Vicksburg Campaign by Jerry Korn
We Are Lincoln Men: Abraham Lincoln and His Friends by David Herbert Donald
We Can Build You by Philip K. Dick

Character description

Edwin McMasters Stanton, 25th Attorney General of the USA (20 December 1860 - 4 March 1861, under James Buchanan and Abraham Lincoln) and 27th Secretary of War of the USA (20 January 1862 - 28 May 1868, under Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson). Johnson's attempt to sack Stanton led to the Senate's attempt to impeach Johnson.

Edwin M. Stanton in Wikipedia

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