The Resource Bloody dawn: : the story of the Lawrence massacre, Thomas Goodrich, (ebook)

Bloody dawn: : the story of the Lawrence massacre, Thomas Goodrich, (ebook)

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Bloody dawn: : the story of the Lawrence massacre
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Bloody dawn:
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the story of the Lawrence massacre
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Thomas Goodrich
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eng
Summary
On August 21, 1863, William Quantrill led 400 Confederate irregulars to a rise on the outskirts of Lawrence, Kansas. For two years, the 3,000 inhabitants of this prosperous frontier community had managed to escape the Civil War which raged in the East. At Quantrill's command, the horrors of that war were brought directly into their homes. The attack began at dawn. When it was over, more than 150 townsmen were dead and most of the settlement burned to the ground. In Bloody Dawn, Thomas Goodrich considers why this remote settlement was signaled out to receive such brutal treatment. He also describes the retribution that soon followed, which in many ways surpassed the significance of the Lawrence Massacre itself. The story that unfolds reveals an event unlike anything our nation has experienced before or since
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Goodrich, Th
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978.1/65
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non fiction
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  • Quantrill, William Clarke
  • Massacres
  • Electronic books
  • Lawrence (Kan.)
  • Kansas
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adult
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Bloody dawn: : the story of the Lawrence massacre, Thomas Goodrich, (ebook)
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9781612770727
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11753682
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11753682
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Bloody dawn: : the story of the Lawrence massacre, Thomas Goodrich, (ebook)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781612770727
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11753682
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11753682
System control number
MWT11753682
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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