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Stocklassa, Jan

Summary: When Stieg Larsson died, the author of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo had been working on a true mystery that out-twisted his Millennium novels: the assassination on February 28, 1986, of Olof Palme, the Swedish prime minister. It was the first time in history that a head of state had been murdered without a clue who had done it, and on a Stockholm street at point-blank range. Internationally...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Amazon Crossing 2019

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 364.152 STO

Goff, Chris

Summary: "When People's Republic Flight 91 crashes in northeastern Ukraine with a U.S. diplomatic agent onboard, U.S. Diplomatic Secruity Service agent Raisa Jordan is sent to investigate. The agent was escorting a prisoner home from Guangzhou, China, along with sensitive documents, and it quickly becomes apparent that the plane was intentionally downed. Was it to silence the two Americans onboard? To...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crooked Lane Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOF

Swanson, James L.

Summary: Dramatically portraying John Wilkes Booth's brutal crime and pulse-pounding escape, Swanson takes listeners on the unrelenting chase for the killer. Having sacrificed his wealth and theatrical legacy for a single bullet, the frantic Booth flees from D.C.'s streets, through Maryland's marshes, and into Virginia's woodlands. Trying to soothe the stunned nation, federal and local authorities...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2006

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD 364.152 Swanson

Swanson, James L.

Summary: Dramatically portraying John Wilkes Booth's brutal crime and pulse-pounding escape, Swanson takes listeners on the unrelenting chase for the killer. Having sacrificed his wealth and theatrical legacy for a single bullet, the frantic Booth flees from D.C.'s streets, through Maryland's marshes, and into Virginia's woodlands. Trying to soothe the stunned nation, federal and local authorities...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2006

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364.1524 Swa

Swanson, James L.

Summary: The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history. From April 14 to April 26, 1865, the assassin led Union cavalry and detectives on a wild twelve-day chase through the streets of Washington, D.C., across the swamps of Maryland, and into the forests of Virginia, while the nation, still reeling from the just-ended Civil War, watched in horror. A Confederate...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2006

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.152 Swanson

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1524 SWA

Persson, Leif G. W.

Summary: "Its August 2007, and Lars Martin Johansson, chief of the National Bureau of Criminal Investigation in Sweden, is determined once again to reopen the dusty files on the unsolved murder of Prime Minister Palme. With his retirement quickly approaching, Johansson forms a new group, comprised of a few trustworthy detectives who doggedly wade through mountains of paperwork and pursue new leads in a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PER

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Summary: Explores the manhunt for John Wilkes Booth after the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: A & E Home Video 2008

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV JEN

Patterson, James

Summary: After he witnesses a hit on a mob lawyer that sparks an all-out mafia war, reporter Nick Daniels captures a key piece of evidence and launches a relentless investigation, during which he endures humiliation, threats, and violence.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2010

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M PAT

Costner, Kevin

Summary: Suspicious about the official story presented by the FBI, New Orleans district attorney Jim Garrison investigates the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on his own.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2010

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1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER JFK

Blake, Heidi

Summary: "The untold story of how Russia refined the art and science of targeted assassination abroad-while Western spies watched in horror as their governments failed to guard against the threat. They thought they had found a safe haven in the green hills of England. They were wrong. One by one, the Russian oligarchs, dissidents, and gangsters who fled to Britain after Vladimir Putin came to power...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Mulholland Books/ Little, Brown and Company 2019

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Persson, Leif G. W.

Summary: The first entry in a trilogy inspired by the unsolved 1986 assassination of Swedish Prime Minister Olaf Palme traces an investigation into an unknown American's death in Stockholm that reveals a complex web of espionage and intelligence failures.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PER

Summary: A Greek pacifist leader is murdered at a rally. Despite the official police report of accidental death, a journalist's persistant questioning leads to a full-scale investigation, revealing corruption in high places.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wellspring Media 2002

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN Z

Summary: A mysterious wave of assassinations is sweeping the San Francisco underworld. Detective "Dirty Harry" Callahan (Eastwood) discovers why: sharpshooting rookie policemen have turned vigilante.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2001

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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE MAG

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Magnum 2001

Patterson, James

Summary: The good: New York's Lombardo's Steak House is famous for three reasons, the menu, the clientele, and now, the gruesome murder of an infamous mob lawyer. Effortlessly, the assassin slips through the police's fingers, and his absence sparks a blaze of accusations about who ordered the hit. The bad: Seated at a nearby table, reporter Nick Daniels is conducting a once-in-a-lifetime interview with...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Patterson 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS PAT

Paz Soldan, Edmundo

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAZ

DiSilverio, Laura A. H

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Summary: Mistaking a killer’s phone for her own, Sydney Ellison is drawn back to a past she thought she’d left behind for good. After living through the media shaming of a political sex scandal when she was in college, Sydney Ellison fears notoriety above all. So when she stumbles onto a plot to assassinate a senator, she resists contacting the police. Before she can make herself do the right thing, the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Midnight Ink 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DIS

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY DIS