The Englishman in Kansas by T. H. Gladstone

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April 20, 2017, 6:00 PM MT

From the TALK series, Before the Civil War
Discussion Leader: Sara Jane Richter

With reporter-like details, Englishman and abolitionist T. H. Gladstone paints vivid pictures of "border ruffians," frontier life, and the violence of slavery, giving the background to "Bleeding Kansas" and the contested elections that decided if Kansas would be free or slave. 328 pp.

Goodland Public Library
812 Broadway
Goodland, KS 67735-3037
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Sponsored by: Goodland Public Library

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Laura McClung
(785) 899-5461