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Author Powers, Caleb, 1869-1932, author

Title My own story : an account of the conditions in Kentucky leading to the assassination of William Goebel, who was declared governor of the state ; and my indictment and conviction on the charge of complicity in his murder / by Caleb Powers
Published Indianapolis : The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Publishers, [1905]
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Description 1 online resource ([xvii], 490 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations)
Series Making of Modern Law : Trials, 1600-1926
Making of Modern Law : Trials, 1600-1926
Summary Powers, a lawyer and politician, was wrongfully imprisoned as a conspirator in the assassination of Senator William Goebel of Kentucky who had just been declared governor of that state. Powers records his arrest, trial, and conviction, and completed this book in the fifth year of his imprisonment
Subject Goebel, William, 1856-1900 -- Assassination.
Powers, Caleb, 1869-1932 -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Conspiracies -- Kentucky.
Lawyers -- Kentucky -- Biography.
Politicians -- Kentucky -- Biography.
Trials (Murder) -- Kentucky.
Kentucky -- Politics and government -- 1899-1905
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
Other Titles Conditions in Kentucky leading to the assassination of William Goebel