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Contents Foreword by Rick Miller.................................................................. ix Acknowledgments ........................................................................ xiii Introduction: “A War of Extermination”........................................... 1 Chapter 1: “Murderous Passions Unleashed”................................... 7 Chapter 2: “Enough Money to Burn a Wet Dog” ............................ 18 Chapter 3: “Stock War!” ................................................................ 33 Chapter 4: “The Fright Hangs Over Us”......................................... 51 Chapter 5: “Another Horrible Murder”........................................... 64 Chapter 6: “Rance and Co.’s Band of Freebooters” ........................ 77 Chapter 7: “A Man of Large Connexions” ...................................... 91 Chapter 8: “A Most Horrible State of Affairs” ............................... 105 Chapter 9: “Intervention Was Necessary”.....................................119 Chapter 10: “Shooting Each Other With Renewed Energy”.......... 133 Chapter 11: “I Think There Is Some Trouble at Hand”.................. 149 Chapter 12: “More Blood” ........................................................... 164 Chapter 13: “The Gladden Trial”.................................................. 181 Chapter 14: “A Thiefs Paradise”................................................... 194 Chapter 15: “Casting Out Devils” ................................................ 206 Chapter 16: “A Shocking and Lamentable Sequel”....................... 218 Conclusion: “A Bitter Cup of Suffering”........................................ 232 Appendix I .................................................................................. 240 Appendix II ................................................................................. 242 Appendix III ................................................................................ 245 Appendix IV ................................................................................ 250 Notes........................................................................................... 252 Selected Bibliography .................................................................. 306 Index........................................................................................... 319 This page intentionally left blank ...

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ISBN
9781574413977
Related ISBN
9781574412048
MARC Record
OCLC
133095060
Pages
360
Launched on MUSE
2012-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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