The Devil Knows How to Ride

The Devil Knows How to Ride

The True Story of William Clarke Quantrill and His Confederate Raiders

Paperback - 1998
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In-depth study of Quantrill's life and involvement in the Civil War and the events leading up to it. It begins with the issue of Kansas becoming a state and ends with a "Bizarre History of Quantrill's Remains."
Published: New York : Da Capo Press, 1998.
Edition: 1st Da Capo Press ed.
ISBN: 9780306808654
Branch Call Number: B QUA
Characteristics: xxii, 534 pages :,illustrations ;,24 cm


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This is the first modern biography of the most famous--and infamous--soldier, rogue, raider, and terrorist to emerge from the Civil War. It is based on memoirs, letters, diaries, and newspapers--all of which the author has skillfully converted in a biography that is almost sure to provoke controv... Read More »

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