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A History of Barbed Wire

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Published by Suspect Thoughts Press .
Written in English

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  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPatrick Califia (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8590173M
    ISBN 100977158233
    ISBN 109780977158232

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Six years later, inthe factory in De Kalb turned outmiles (,km) of wire, enough. The Devil's Rope: A Cultural History Of Barbed Wire by Alan Krell pp, Reaktion Books, £ Barbed Wire: A Political History by Oliver Razac translated by Jonathan Kneight pp, Profile Author: Nigel Fountain.

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Narrates the experiences of those interned in the camps, as well as those administering them in the federal. "Barbed wire" consists of one or more strands of metal wire implanted with sharpened metal spikes, or barbs, at regular intervals.

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The varieties of barbed wire seen here include: the Kelly "Diamond Point" right twist (), Burnell four-point (), and Glidden two-point, (), H. Scutt "Y" plate () and T.

Allis "Buckthorn" (). Barbed wire ended the open range and with it the cattle drives and the range lifestyle that created the Texas cowboy legend. Open Range vs. Barbed Wire By the time the Civil War ended inthe Union Army had largely used up the supply of beef in the North, increasing the demand for beef.

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Glidden’s patent was challenged inand in he won his case and can be. Get this from a library. The devil's rope: a cultural history of barbed wire. [Alan Krell] -- "Barbed wire cuts across more than just property, war zones and borders.

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Now in paperback, Barbed Wire: A Political History demonstrates that the invention of barbed wire was a major. Now in paperback, Barbed Wire: A Political History demonstrates that the invention of barbed wire was a major breakthrough with far-reaching consequences.

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