Catherine A. Brekus - Social Science - 1998 - 466 pages
Margaret Meuse Clay, who barely escaped a public whipping in the 1760s for preaching without a license; "Old Elizabeth," an ex-slave who courageously traveled to the South to ...
Charles Patrick Neimeyer - History - 1997 - 260 pages
One of the images Americans hold most dear is that of the drum-beating, fire-eating Yankee Doodle Dandy rebel, overpowering his British adversaries through sheer grit and ...
Chris Dixon - History - 2000 - 249 pages
Discusses the 19th Century emigration of thousands of African Americans from the United States to Haiti who hoped to find opportunity and freedom from racism and slavery.
Claudine L. Ferrell - History - 2006 - 210 pages
This concise reference source on the struggle to end slavery in America includes illustrations, biographies, primary documents, and an annotated bibliography.
Sandra Harbert Petrulionis - History - 2006 - 233 pages
In the decade before the Civil War, Concord, Massachusetts, was a center of abolitionist sentiment and activism. To Set this World Right is the first book to recover and ...