Newburyport Public Library

The slave's cause, a history of abolition, Manisha Sinha

Table Of Contents
Part I. The first wave. Prophets without honor ; Revolutionary antislavery in Black and White ; The long northern emancipation ; The Anglo-American abolition movement ; Black abolitionists in the slaveholding republic ; The neglected period of antislavery -- Part II. The second wave. Interracial immediatism ; Abolition emergent ; The woman question ; The Black man's burden ; The abolitionist international ; Slave resistance ; Fugitive slave abolitionism ; The politics of abolition ; Revolutionary abolitionism ; Abolition war -- Epilogue: The abolitionist origins of American democracy
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
xiv, 768 pages, illustrations, 24 cm

Library Locations

  • Newburyport Public Library

    94 State Street, Newburyport, MA, 01950, US