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The Slicker War

Author: Clarke Thomas; Jack Glendenning
Publisher: Aldrich, Mo. : Bona Pub. Co., ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1840 the citizens on the Missouri frontier were drawn into a fight that pitted neighbor against neighbor. Local historians describe this series of events that persisted until 1845 the Slicker War. These incidents occurred in Benton, Hickory and Polk counties.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clarke Thomas; Jack Glendenning
OCLC Number: 12699032
Description: viii, 90 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The lion and the cubs --
Getting acquainted --
Pushing too hard --
An arrogant act --
Retaliation --
The Slickers ride --
Tests in the streets and courts --
New friends, new enemies --
The murder of a peaceful man --
A tragic random shot --
A frustrating expedition --
court action, loose talk, and politics --
Texas justice --
Hobbs versus Turk --
Turk versus Hobbs.
Responsibility: by Clarke Thomas and Jack Glendenning ; cover and illustrations by Andrew Thomas.

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In 1840 the citizens on the Missouri frontier were drawn into a fight that pitted neighbor against neighbor. Local historians describe this series of events that persisted until 1845 the Slicker War. These incidents occurred in Benton, Hickory and Polk counties.

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