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The Missouri Bushwhackers

Saturday, November 28, 2009 12:20 3 Comments

Reader Tom points me to his video of the Bushwhackers, the guerrilla soldiers who fought for Missouri independence. Overall, some of the Bushwhackers had many imperfect political philosophies, indeed, and many of them were petty thieves or criminals. But many of them also had a fierce desire for independence from encroaching federal forces. Guerrilla forces [...]

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