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His Soul Goes Marching on: Responses to John Brown and the Harpers Ferry Raid

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Much has been written about John Brown and his ill-fated raid on Harpers Ferry, but as Brown himself recognized, his power would be greater in death than in life. This is the first book length examination of Brown's legacy: what different segment of American society, with their differing aspirations, fears, and purposes, made of Brown's attempt to foment a slave rebellion and his subsequent trial and execution.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780813915371
Editor:
Finkelman, Paul
Publisher:
University of Virginia Press
Editor:
Finkelman, Paul
Author:
Finkelman, Paul
Location:
Charlottesville :
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
History
Subject:
United States - Civil War
Subject:
United States - Antebellum Era
Subject:
Harpers ferry (w. va.)
Subject:
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) History John Brown's Raid, 1859.
Subject:
Harpers Ferry
Subject:
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) History.
Subject:
Brown, John,
Subject:
US History-1800 to Civil War
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Volume:
map MF-1354-H
Publication Date:
19950131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
354
Dimensions:
9.12x6.03x.90 in. 1.21 lbs.

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