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Kansas war or, The conquests of chivalry in the crusades of the nineteenth century. A heroic poem

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Published by Mason Brothers in New York .
Written in English


  • Slavery -- United States -- Controversial literature -- 1856,
  • Kansas -- History -- 1854-1861 -- Poetry

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Edition Notes

Microfiche (negative) Louisville [Ky.] Lost Cause Press, 1976. 3 sheets. 10.5 x 14.8 cm. ([Slavery, source material and critical literature])

The Physical Object
Pagination164 p.
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14568643M

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