The bold Brahmins : New England's war against slavery, 1831-1863 / by Lawrence Lader.

[1st ed.].. New York, Dutton, 1961.

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Subjects Abolitionismus.
Antislavery movements -- United States.
Antislavery movements.
New England -- History -- 1775-1865.
New England.
United States.
Description 318 pages illustrations 21 cm
Copyright Date 1961.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Includes material on William Lloyd Garrison, Wendell Phillips, the Grimke sisters, John Quincy Adams, Theodore Parker, Harriet Beecher Stowe and Uncle Tom's cabin, Charles Sumner, and Bleeding Kansas.
Contents Garrison's bloody year : 1835 -- Seeds of violence : the Constitution -- Conspiracy of silence : 1820-1831 -- Mobs and mad women : 1833-1838 -- The GrimkeĢ sister : southern belles on a rampage -- Boston rebels and Martyrdom of Lovejoy : 1837 -- John Quincy Adams : "Mad man from Massachusetts" : 1831-1848 -- Torrey and proper price of liberty : 1841-1846 -- Slave hunt in Boston : the come-outers shake the walls : 1842-1844 -- The political plunge : liberty and free soil parties : 1840-1848 -- Parkers "Law" and the crises of 1850 -- Black squall of Boston : the Vigilance Committee and Shadrach rescue : 1851 -- A top eye open" : Uncle Tom and the capture of Thomas Sims, 1851-1852 -- Summer and Kansas : New England battleground : 1853-1856 -- The Reverend Storms the Court House, Boston : May 14, 1854 -- Senate blood and ruffian blood : 1856 -- John Brown and the Boston plotters : 1857-1863 -- Jubilee year and the Puritan radicals : 1860-1863 -- End of an epoch : Robert Gould Shaw : Puritan and the ramparts, July 18, 1863.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
New England
Network Numbers (OCoLC)426731
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Lader, Lawrence.
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