University of Kansas Press
A corpse's voyage
Memory's refusal to let Booth dieLike all survival myths, the legend of John Wilkes Booth's extended escape from Ford's Theater initially seems to be outrΘ nonsense, devoid of any real significance. C. Wyatt Evans's superb telling of what seems a tabloid tale, ....
"The Legend of John Wilkes Booth: Myth, Memory, and a Mummy,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 7
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol7/iss2/19