Kate Clifford Larson – The Assassin’s Accomplice


In The Assassins Accomplice, historian Kate Clifford Larson tells the gripping story of Mary Surratt, a little-known conspirator in the plot to kill Abraham Lincoln, and the first woman ever to be executed by the federal government. A Confederate sympathizer, Surratt ran the boarding house where the conspirators met to plan Lincolns assassination. Set against the backdrop of the Civil War, The Assassins Accomplice tells the intricate story of the Lincoln conspiracy through the eyes of its only female participant, offering a fresh perspective on Americas most famous murder.
Author: Kate Clifford Larson
Narrator: Laural Merlington
Duration: 8 hours 20 minutes
Released: 11 Sep 2009
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Language: English

User Review:

vernacular pitched

The narrator is uneven in her pronunciation, going between Suh-rat and Sur-rot, Mudd and Modd, Prince George and Prince George’s. Not to mention her flat reading of the text.