Author: Howard Zinn
ISBN: 1456611119
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Howard Zinn tells the story of one of the most important political groups in American history.

Tennessee S New Abolitionists

Author: Amy L. Sayward
ISBN: 9781572337046
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" --John Seigenthaler "One fine day when the death penalty is abolished in Tennessee, we'll want to know how it happened. This book, edited by my good friends Amy Sayward and Margaret Vandiver, will tell the story--in riveting detail.

The New Abolitionists

Author: International Abolitionist Federation
Publisher: Palala Press
ISBN: 9781358916151
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

The New Encyclopedia Of Southern Culture

Author: Charles Reagan Wilson
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469616556
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William Lloyd Garrison's militant paper, the Liberator, is often cited as the key
shot fired in this new war against bondage, but black activist David Walker's
Appeal(a militant pamphlet from condemning slavery's expansion, as well as
white colonizationist designs) was equally important. Immediate abolitionists also
swept into local towns, holding large public meetings and debates and circulating
petitions against slavery, and published thousands of antislavery documents and

The Indispensable Zinn

Author: Timothy Patrick McCarthy
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1595586938
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These new abolitionists are different from the earlier ones. The movement of the
1830s and 1840s was led by white New Englanders, bombarding the South and
the nation with words. The present movement is planted firmly in the deepest
furrows of the Deep South, and it consists mostly of Negroes who make their
pleas to the nation more by physical acts of sacrifice than by verbal declamation.
Their task is made easier by modern mass communication, for the nation, indeed
the ...