T. Adams Upchurch's Abolition Movement (Landmarks of the American Mosaic) PDF

By T. Adams Upchurch

This robust narrative tells the victorious tale of the boys and girls who spent their lives and fortunes attempting to abolish the establishment of slavery within the United States.

• includes excerpts from speeches and writings of William Lloyd Garrison, Frederick Douglass, John C. Calhoun, and others, in addition to files from the yank Anti-Slavery Society and the freedom party

• presents a chronological historical past starting with the colonial period and finishing with the Civil warfare, protecting each significant occasion within the abolition movement

• contains a biographical profiles part containing a number of mini-biographies of an important abolitionists

• A thesaurus defines phrases used as a rule in discussing American slavery and abolitionism comparable to "chattel," "mulatto," and "moral suasion"

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