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Bleeding borders : race, gender, and violence in pre-Civil War Kansas  Cover Image Book Book

Bleeding borders : race, gender, and violence in pre-Civil War Kansas

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-194) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: "The two were soon pronounced one" : religious, economic, and sexual exchange in Indian Kansas -- Runaways, "Negro stealers," and "Border ruffians" : antislavery and proslavery ideologies in action -- "All women are called bad" : what makes a woman in bleeding Kansas? -- "Free sons" and "Myrmidons" : what makes a man in bleeding Kansas? -- "Don't you see Old Buck coming?" : miscegenation, whiteness, and the crisis of racial identity.
Subject: Kansas History 1854-1861
Kansas Social conditions 19th century
Social conflict Kansas History 19th century
Slavery Political aspects Kansas History 19th century
Kansas Race relations History 19th century
Sex role Kansas History 19th century
Violence Kansas History 19th century
Indians of North America Kansas History 19th century
African Americans Kansas History 19th century
Women, White Kansas History 19th century

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  • ISBN: 0807133906 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780807133903 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xi, 198 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, 2009.

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State Library of Kansas 978.1 Oer 35141002033877 General Collection Checked out 01/20/2023

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