The Resource The transformation of American abolitionism : fighting slavery in the early Republic, Richard S. Newman

The transformation of American abolitionism : fighting slavery in the early Republic, Richard S. Newman

Label
The transformation of American abolitionism : fighting slavery in the early Republic
Title
The transformation of American abolitionism
Title remainder
fighting slavery in the early Republic
Statement of responsibility
Richard S. Newman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of how abolitionism evolved from an elite and conservative movement to a radical, grassroots reform cause. It traces the development of the abolitionist movement from the 1770s to the 1830s, covering the attitudes and actions which made it the radical cause we think of it as today
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
326.8/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E446
LC item number
.N58 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The transformation of American abolitionism : fighting slavery in the early Republic, Richard S. Newman
Publication
Copyright
Note
Based on the author's thesis
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-238) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Introduction: Abolitionist Transformations; 1. Republican Strategies; 2. Deferential Petitioners; 3. Creating Free Spaces; 4. An Appeal to the Heart; 5. From Pennsylvania to Massachusetts, from Colonization to Immediatism; 6. The New Abolitionist Imperative; 7. A Whole Lot of Shoe Leather; Epilogue: The Struggle Continued; Appendix 1: Letters from Maryland Slaveholders to Judge William Tilghman, Chief Justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court; Appendix 2: Maps; Notes
Control code
ocm52384418
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 256 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807860458
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35498754
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52384418
  • pebcs080786045X
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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