Immigration to the United States, 1789-1930

The anti-slavery crusade ; a chronicle of the gathering storm

Creator/Contributor:
Macy, Jesse, 1842-1919, creator
Creation Date:
c1919
1919
Place Of Origin:
Connecticut
New Haven
Toronto
London
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Glasgow, Brook
H. Milford, Oxford University Press
Edition:
Extra-illustrated ed.
Extent:
ix, 245 p., [5] leaves of plates : ports. ; 21 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
bibliography
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
Introduction -- The geography of the Crusade -- Early crusaders -- The turning-point -- The vindication of liberty -- The slavery issue in politics -- The passing of the Whig Party -- The Underground Railroad -- Books as anti-slavery weapons -- "Bleeding Kansas" -- Charles Sumner -- Kansas and Buchanan -- The Supreme Court in politics -- John Brown.
Subjects:
Antislavery movements--United States
Notes:
Each plate accompanied by guard-sheet with descriptive letterpress.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-235) and index.
Attribution:
by Jesse Macy.
Series:
Chronicles of America series (Extra-illustrated ed.) ; v. 28
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
E173 .C55 vol.28
Repository:
Widener Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990059423430203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990059423430203941/catalog