By T. Adams Upchurch
This robust narrative tells the positive tale of the lads and girls who spent their lives and fortunes attempting to abolish the establishment of slavery within the United States.
• comprises 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
• encompasses a biographical profiles part containing numerous mini-biographies of an important abolitionists
• A word list defines phrases used regularly in discussing American slavery and abolitionism reminiscent of "chattel," "mulatto," and "moral suasion"
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Abolition Movement (Landmarks of the American Mosaic) by T. Adams Upchurch