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The 1862 Plot to Kidnap Jefferson Davis

by Vifquain, Jean-Baptiste Victor
Publisher: Stackpole
Issue: Summer 1999
ISBN: 0811712710

A recently discovered memoir of three Frenchmen's attempt to capture Davis. More romantic than skillful, each took a pseudonym from Dumas's The Three Musketeers and ended up in prison before inflicting harm.

review of The 1862 Plot to Kidnap Jefferson Davis, by Vifquain, Jean-Baptiste Victor, Civil War Book Review, (Summer 1999).