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The Resource The Devil knows how to ride : the true story of William Clarke Quantrill and his Confederate raiders, Edward E. Leslie

The Devil knows how to ride : the true story of William Clarke Quantrill and his Confederate raiders, Edward E. Leslie

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The Devil knows how to ride : the true story of William Clarke Quantrill and his Confederate raiders
Title
The Devil knows how to ride
Title remainder
the true story of William Clarke Quantrill and his Confederate raiders
Statement of responsibility
Edward E. Leslie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals the events which transformed a quiet schoolteacher from a Union family into a virulent pro-slavery Confederate soldier and a guerilla chieftain of the Civil War. Details the 1863 Lawrence Massacre, when Quantrill and 450 raiders executed 200 unarmed men, and describes the postwar outlaw careers of those who rode with Quantrill. This is an unabridged republication of the edition first published in New York by Random House, Inc., in 1996. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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163679
Cataloging source
DLC
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Leslie, Edward E
Dewey number
  • 973.742092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Quantrill, William Clarke
  • Guerrillas
  • Soldiers
  • United States
  • West (U.S.)
Target audience
adult
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the true story of William Clarke Quantrill and his Confederate raiders
Label
The Devil knows how to ride : the true story of William Clarke Quantrill and his Confederate raiders, Edward E. Leslie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [493]-505) and index
Control code
ocm34356304
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 534 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780679424550
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
96007321
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABL-0010
Label
The Devil knows how to ride : the true story of William Clarke Quantrill and his Confederate raiders, Edward E. Leslie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [493]-505) and index
Control code
ocm34356304
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 534 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780679424550
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
96007321
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABL-0010

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