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This highly original work explores a previously unknown financial conspiracy at the start of the American Civil War. The book explains the reasons for the puzzling intensity of Missouri’s guerrilla conflict, and for the state’s anomalous experience in Reconstruction. In the broader history of the war, the book reveals for the first time the nature of military mobilizationThis highly original work explores a previously unknown financial conspiracy at the start of the American Civil War. The book explains the reasons for the puzzling intensity of Missouri’s guerrilla conflict, and for the state’s anomalous experience in Reconstruction. In the broader history of the war, the book reveals for the first time the nature of military mobilization in the antebellum United States....

Title : Financial Fraud and Guerrilla Violence in Missouri's Civil War, 1861-1865
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ISBN : 9780300151510
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 320 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Financial Fraud and Guerrilla Violence in Missouri's Civil War, 1861-1865 Reviews

  • Julie Frasher
    2018-11-08 15:49

    Explains much of what happened to my family during those times and after, their connections, ties to other families, military service and more. Fantastic book and great for historical research.,

  • Michael
    2018-11-06 17:47

    Very good study on what made Missouri different during the Civil War and why guerrilla violence was so prevalent.

  • Michael
    2018-11-08 14:43

    A good book, took a while for the author to make the connection

  • Roger Bernstein
    2018-11-09 14:01

    Original research into popular effort in a slave state to support the confederacy -- very clearly and effectively presented.