Microfiche (negative) Louisville [Ky.] Lost Cause Press, 1976. 3 sheets. 10.5 x 14.8 cm. ([Slavery, source material and critical literature])
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Bird currently works for the Kansas State Library and is an adjunct professor at Washburn University. He is also a regular contributor to America's Civil War and Military History and has his own monthly book-review column in Kansas Libraries. Bird lives with his wife and three children on a farm near Auburn, s: 2. Civil War on the Missouri-Kansas Border. Donald Gilmore. Gretna: Pelican, Donald Gilmore provides a balanced look at the Border War which took place between Kansas and Missouri during the years leading up to and during the American Civil War. Donald Gilmore was an advisor to Ang Lee during the production of the film, "Ride With The Devil.". "Civil War on the Missouri-Kansas Border is a riveting glimpse into the calculated ruthlessness of both sides in a vicious, prolonged conflict."--The Midwest Book Review. In reexamining many of the long-held historical assumptions about this period, Donald L. Gilmore discusses President Lincoln's utmost desire to keep Missouri in the Union by Cited by: 2. He was later buried in Lawrence, Kansas. In the first book length study of Lane and his brigade, author Bryce Benedict's well-researched and well-written account sheds new light on one of the weakest spots in the literature on The War Between the States. His book has taken a major step to fill that gap. Lt. Colonel Robert A. Lynn, Florida GuardReviews: 6.
Bleeding Kansas or the Kansas-Missouri Border War was a series of violent civil confrontations between the people of Kansas and Missouri that occurred immediately after the signing of the Kansas-Nebraska Act in The border war began seven years before the Civil War officially began and continued into the war. The issue was whether or not Kansas would become a Free-State or a pro-slavery. At the outbreak of the American Civil War in April , Kansas was the newest U.S. state, admitted just months earlier in January. The state had formally rejected slavery by popular vote and vowed to fight on the side of the Union, though ideological divisions with neighboring Missouri, a slave state, had led to violent conflict in previous years and persisted for the duration of the war. Online store for the University Press of Kansas. Amplifying Local Voices with Local Partners. For Danny Caine, owner of the Raven Book Store in downtown Lawrence, Kansas, building community is just another part of the job. "For coherence, readability, insight, and originality, Bleeding Kansas, Bleeding Missouri sets a high bar, exploring temporal, geographic, cultural, and psychological boundaries of the "long Civil War" better than almost any anthology. This border book is on the cutting edge."--Western Historical Quarterly "As historians shine a brighter light on the West during the Civil War era and begin to /5(12).
Atlas and Plat Book of Allen County, Kansas, Including a History of the World War and Allen County Honor Roll. Iola, Kansas: Iola Daily Register, (Microfilm reel: LM ) Johnson, Judith R. "Kansas in the `Grippe': The Spanish Influenza Epidemic of " Kansas History 15 (Spring ): Camp Funston on the Fort Riley military. Civil War Kansas book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The long agony was over: Kansas, as of Janu , was a st /5. Civil War in Kansas Bibliography. Below are listed selected materials in our library collections on the Civil War west of the Mississippi. The source material contained in these lists consists of books, journals, and newspaper articles. Barry, James P. Bloody Kansas, ; Guerilla Warfare Delays Peaceful American Settlement. A Kansas Notable Book Choice Outstanding Title. Long before the first shot of the Civil War was fired at Fort Sumter, violence had already erupted along the Missouri-Kansas border—a recurring cycle of robbery, arson, torture, murder, and revenge.