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Kansas Forts and Bases: Sentinels on the Prairie

Debra Goodrich Bisel, Michelle M. Martin - History - 2013 - 144 pages
The relationship between Kansas and the science of war is ingrained, consistent and evident, yet it seems antithetical to the quiet, conservative farmer who is the ...
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Civil War in Kansas

Roy Bird - History - 2004 - 152 pages
With conflict beginning upon the territory's bid for statehood and continuing until the end of the Civil War, "Bleeding Kansas" was the battleground for local militias and ...
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Kansas Music: Stories of a Rich Tradition

Debra Goodrich Bisel - History - 2014 - 192 pages
Despite its sparse population, Kansas is well represented in the annals of music history. The state claims some of the most popular acts from the past century, including Kansas ...
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Kansas’s War: The Civil War in Documents

Pearl T. Ponce - History - 2011 - 296 pages
When the Civil War broke out in April 1861, Kansas was in a unique position. Although it had been a state for mere weeks, its residents were already intimately acquainted with ...
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Missouri’s War: The Civil War in Documents

Silvana R. Siddali - History - 2014 - 296 pages
Civil War Missouri stood at the crossroads of America. As the most Southern-leaning state in the Middle West, Missouri faced a unique dilemma. The state formed the gateway ...
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Tragic Prelude: Bleeding Kansas

Karen Zeinert - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2000 - 105 pages
In 1854, after the U.S. Congress created Kansas Territory, both pro- and anti-slavery settlers moved in in an attempt to decide whether Kansas would be a slave state or free ...
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Man of Douglas, Man of Lincoln: The Political Odyssey of James Henry Lane

Ian Michael Spurgeon - Biography & Autobiography - 2014 - 304 pages
"Focusing on the last twelve years of James Henry Lane's life, Spurgeon delves into key aspects of his career such as his time as an Indiana congressman, his role in Kansas's ...
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War to the Knife: Bleeding Kansas, 1854-1861

Th Goodrich - History - 1998 - 296 pages
A powerful narrative of the bloody prologue to the Civil War, "War to the Knife" covers the 1854 shooting war between pro-slavery men in Missouri and free-staters in Kansas ...
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Civil War on the Western Border, 1854-1865

Jay Monaghan - History - 454 pages
The first phase of the Civil War was fought west of the Mississippi River at least six years before the attack on Fort Sumter. Starting with the passage of the Kansas-Nebraska ...
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Civil War on the Missouri-Kansas Border

Donald L. Gilmore - History - 2005 - 384 pages
During the Civil War, the western front was the scene of some of that conflicti s bloodiest and most barbaricencounters as Union raiders and Confederate guerrillas pursued each ...
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