• David Rice Atchison of Missouri, border politician 

    Parrish, William Earl, 1931- (University of Missouri Press, 1961)
    It is the purpose of this study to trace the public career of David Rice Atchison from his early cases in a frontier courtroom to his last defense of Southern rights in Kansas which ended in ultimate defeat and undeserved ...
  • Missouri under Radical rule, 1865-1870 

    Parrish, William Earl, 1931- (University of Missouri Press, 1965)
    The five years following the Civil War were a critical period in Missouri's history.The conservative groups that had long dominated the politics and economics of the state found themselves split over a variety of issues. ...