William Lloyd Garrison And The Fight Against Slavery: Selections From The Liberator (Bedford Series In History & Culture)
William Lloyd Garrison and the Fight Against Slavery: Selections from The Liberator (Bedford Series in History & Culture)
CAIN, William E. (Editor): William Lloyd Garrison and the Fight Against Slavery: Selections from The Liberator. Boston & New York, Bedford Books, 1995. Paperback, 206 pp. Subject: Nonfiction / U.S. History-19th Century / Antislavery & Abolitionist Writers - William Lloyd Garrison (1805-1879) / Selected Abolitionist Writings. Condition: Good. Some underling of text throughout the book. Book corners lightly bumped. An important collection of primary sources regarding the history of antislavery agitation in the U.S. before the Civil War. A must for all students of American history. ISBN: 0312103867
"This new collection is a boon to students and teachers alike. The splendid introduction places Garrison in the context of his times and evaluates his place in history. Of special value is the intelligent and sensitive discussion of the abolitionists' espousal of racial egalitarianism in defiance of the racism of the age."
About the Author
William E. Cain is professor of English at Wellesley College. His scholarly work is concentrated on nineteenth- and twentieth-century America, with a special focus on the literature and history of the...