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By Brendan Powell Smith

Creator of the bestselling The Brick Bible: a brand new Spin at the previous testomony and The Brick Bible: the recent Testament, writer Brendan Powell Smith bargains a brand new tackle American background. For greater than a decade, Smith has honed his masterful paintings utilizing LEGO(R) to re-create scenes from the Bible. Now, he turns his recognition to unforgettable US presidential assassinations, either deadly and failed. Rediscover one of the most profound assaults that experience happened all through US historical past concerning the infamous assassinations on Abraham Lincoln, William McKinley, and John F. Kennedy. yet did you furthermore may understand that Richard Paul Pavlick sought to assassinate President Kennedy in 1960, notwithstanding on the final minute he by surprise replaced his brain? Or, that an unknown assailant desperately attempted to homicide Lincoln simply 8 months sooner than his deadly evening at Ford's Theatre? moreover, Smith finds failed homicide makes an attempt opposed to such presidents as Gerald Ford, Richard Nixon, invoice Clinton, and so much lately, the 2011 try out opposed to President Barack Obama.

With over 400 hugely particular illustrations, Smith captivates the authenticity of those assassinations (re-creating recognized photos and oral heritage) whereas concurrently demonstrating an artistic new medium. even if a historian or a LEGO(R) fanatic, readers of every age would definitely be enthralled with Brendan Powell Smith's most recent brick creation!

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