John Brown to Bob Dole: Movers and Shakers in Kansas History

John Brown to Bob Dole: Movers and Shakers in Kansas History

By: Virgil W. Dean (editor)Paperback

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Prominent Kansas historian Virgil Dean has gathered a distinguished team of writers - Thomas Isern and Craig Miner among them - who have crafted incisive portraits of twenty-seven notable men and women, including radical abolitionist John Brown; wheat king Theodore C. Henry; women's rights activist Clarina Nichols; William Allen White, the "Sage of Emporia"; President Dwight D. Eisenhower; Esther Brown, who challenged segregation in public schools; political icon Bob Dole; Gordon Parks, photographer, filmmaker, and author of "The Learning Tree"; and visionary environmentalist Wes Jackson.

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About Author

Virgil W. Dean is editor of Kansas History: A Journal of the Central Plains.

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/03/2010
  • ISBN13: 9780700617234
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 422
  • ID: 9780700617234
  • weight: 567
  • ISBN10: 070061723X

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