American Gunfight: The Plot to Kill President Truman–and the Shoot-out That Stopped It Stephen Hunter and John Bainbridge, Jr

Fast-paced, definitive, and breathtakingly suspenseful account of an extraordinary historical event — the attempted assassination of President Harry Truman in 1950 by two Puerto Rican Nationalists and the bloody shoot-out in the streets of Washington, D.C., that saved the president’s life.