The Englishman in Kansas by T. H. Gladstone

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April 17, 2018

From the TALK series, Before the Civil War
Discussion Leader: Sandra Wiechert

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.

Overland Park Historical Society
8045 Santa Fe Drive
Overland Park, KS 66204
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Sponsored by: Overland Park Historical Society

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Pat Crabtree
(913) 432-3448