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The Resource John Brown, abolitionist : the man who killed slavery, sparked the Civil War, and seeded civil rights, David S. Reynolds

John Brown, abolitionist : the man who killed slavery, sparked the Civil War, and seeded civil rights, David S. Reynolds

Label
John Brown, abolitionist : the man who killed slavery, sparked the Civil War, and seeded civil rights
Title
John Brown, abolitionist
Title remainder
the man who killed slavery, sparked the Civil War, and seeded civil rights
Statement of responsibility
David S. Reynolds
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A new biography by the award-winning author of Walt Whitman's America captures the turbulent life of John Brown, shedding new light on the controversial abolitionist who was responsible for the massacre of unarmed citizens in Kansas, liberation of slaves in Missouri, and raid on the federal arsenal in Harpers Ferry, Virginia, in his anti-slavery campaign. Reprint. 17,500 first printing
Award
ALA Notable Book, 2006.
Biography type
individual biography
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155556
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.7/116/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E451
LC item number
.R49 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the man who killed slavery, sparked the Civil War, and seeded civil rights
Label
John Brown, abolitionist : the man who killed slavery, sparked the Civil War, and seeded civil rights, David S. Reynolds
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [507]-551) and index
Contents
The party -- The puritan -- The pioneer -- The patriarch -- The pauper -- The plan -- Pottawatomie -- Pariah and legend -- The promoter -- Plotting multiculturally -- Practice -- Preparation -- Problems -- Pilloried, prosecuted, and praised -- The passion -- Positions and politics -- The prophet -- Posterity
Control code
2462154
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 578 p.
Isbn
9780375411885
Lccn
2004048864
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm55955469
Label
John Brown, abolitionist : the man who killed slavery, sparked the Civil War, and seeded civil rights, David S. Reynolds
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [507]-551) and index
Contents
The party -- The puritan -- The pioneer -- The patriarch -- The pauper -- The plan -- Pottawatomie -- Pariah and legend -- The promoter -- Plotting multiculturally -- Practice -- Preparation -- Problems -- Pilloried, prosecuted, and praised -- The passion -- Positions and politics -- The prophet -- Posterity
Control code
2462154
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 578 p.
Isbn
9780375411885
Lccn
2004048864
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm55955469

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