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The Resource Thomas Ewing Jr. : frontier lawyer and Civil War general, Ronald D. Smith

Thomas Ewing Jr. : frontier lawyer and Civil War general, Ronald D. Smith

Label
Thomas Ewing Jr. : frontier lawyer and Civil War general
Title
Thomas Ewing Jr.
Title remainder
frontier lawyer and Civil War general
Statement of responsibility
Ronald D. Smith
Title variation
Frontier lawyer and Civil War general
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines Thomas Ewing Jr.'s career as a real estate lawyer, judge, soldier, and speculator in Kansas and how he came to national prominence in the fight over the proslavery Lecompton Constitution, was instrumental in starting the Union Pacific Railroad, and became the first chief justice of the Kansas Supreme Court"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Ronald D.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
E415.9.E95
LC item number
S65 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Shades of blue and gray series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ewing, Thomas
  • Ewing family
  • United States
  • Legislators
  • Generals
  • Kansas
  • Missouri
  • Lawyers
  • Judges
  • Businessmen
Label
Thomas Ewing Jr. : frontier lawyer and Civil War general, Ronald D. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-357) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • Mortgages, Press Books, and Office Boys
  • p. 66.
  • 4.
  • Mr. Chief Justice and a Man Named Lincoln
  • p. 99.
  • Part 2.
  • They'd as Soon Fight the Devil as to Fight Kansas Men
  • 5.
  • A
  • Part 1.
  • World Was Watching
  • p. 143.
  • 6.
  • Ewing's Light Artillery
  • p. 160.
  • 7.
  • Exterminate Them, Root and Branch
  • p. 186.
  • 8.
  • The
  • Hardscrabble
  • Visible Interposition of God
  • p. 212.
  • 9.
  • Thermopylae of the West
  • p. 227.
  • Part 3. The
  • Politics of Money
  • 10.
  • Dr. Mudd's Trial and Widow Adie's Cotton
  • p. 259.
  • 1. The
  • 11.
  • The
  • Gathering of Evil Birds
  • p. 280.
  • 12.
  • The
  • Credit Mobilier and "His Fraudulency"
  • p. 314.
  • 13.
  • Sweaty Old Coins and Last Hurrahs
  • Judgment of Heaven on a Country
  • p. 329
  • p. 3.
  • 2. Le
  • Grand Detour
  • p. 20.
Control code
227919893
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 377 pages
Isbn
9780826218063
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008021866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)227919893
Label
Thomas Ewing Jr. : frontier lawyer and Civil War general, Ronald D. Smith
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-357) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • Mortgages, Press Books, and Office Boys
  • p. 66.
  • 4.
  • Mr. Chief Justice and a Man Named Lincoln
  • p. 99.
  • Part 2.
  • They'd as Soon Fight the Devil as to Fight Kansas Men
  • 5.
  • A
  • Part 1.
  • World Was Watching
  • p. 143.
  • 6.
  • Ewing's Light Artillery
  • p. 160.
  • 7.
  • Exterminate Them, Root and Branch
  • p. 186.
  • 8.
  • The
  • Hardscrabble
  • Visible Interposition of God
  • p. 212.
  • 9.
  • Thermopylae of the West
  • p. 227.
  • Part 3. The
  • Politics of Money
  • 10.
  • Dr. Mudd's Trial and Widow Adie's Cotton
  • p. 259.
  • 1. The
  • 11.
  • The
  • Gathering of Evil Birds
  • p. 280.
  • 12.
  • The
  • Credit Mobilier and "His Fraudulency"
  • p. 314.
  • 13.
  • Sweaty Old Coins and Last Hurrahs
  • Judgment of Heaven on a Country
  • p. 329
  • p. 3.
  • 2. Le
  • Grand Detour
  • p. 20.
Control code
227919893
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 377 pages
Isbn
9780826218063
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008021866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)227919893

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