Bleeding Kansas, Bloody Kansas or the Border War was a series of violent
political confrontations in the United States involving anti-slavery "Free-Staters"
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Bleeding Kansas, (1854–59), small civil war in the United States, fought between
proslavery and antislavery advocates for control of the new territory of Kansas ...
In 1859, John Brown, a settler from Kansas Territory, invaded the state of Virginia
with plans to raid the Harpers Ferry arsenal and incite a slave rebellion. Among ...
During "Bleeding Kansas", murder, mayhem, destruction and psychological
warfare became a code of conduct in Eastern Kansas and Western Missouri.
The role of Bleeding Kansas in the history of the United States of America.
Bleeding Kansas was the term that described violent upheaval over slavery that
was essentially a precursor to the Civil War.
Kansas would be the battleground on which the north and south would first fight.
The Kansas-Nebraska Act led both to statehood and to corruption, hatred, ...
In 1854, the Kansas-Nebraska Act overturned the Missouri Compromise, which
stated that slavery would not be allowed north of latitude 36°30′. Instead ...
Bleeding Kansas. Some of the early settlers in Kansas Territory were involved in
the politics and guerrilla warfare concerning whether or not Kansas should ...