The Fugitive Slave Law in the life of Frederick Douglass : an American slave and Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin : American society transforms its culture /

This book shows how abolitionists used rhetoric and discourse, rather than violence, to change opinions about slavery. Books like Uncle Tom's Cabin incite people to take action and they provoke a sense of urgency about the matter. Less than a decade before an impending civil war the United Stat...

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Main Author: Guercio, Gerardo Del.
Format: EBOOK
Language:English
Published: Lewiston, N.Y. : The Edwin Mellen Press, [2013]
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Call Number: Online KF4545 .S5 G84 2013 eb
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