The liberator, William Lloyd Garrison : a biography / by John L. Thomas.

The author uses the turbulent career of Garrison to evoke the social, political and religious forces of the ante-bellum period. He shows how Garrison pursued the cause of abolition with vehemence and militance. Garrison's uncompromising stand personified the great strength and also weakness of...

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Main Author: Thomas, John L.
Corporate Author: Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Boston : Little, Brown and Company, [1963]
Edition:[1st ed.].
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Summary:The author uses the turbulent career of Garrison to evoke the social, political and religious forces of the ante-bellum period. He shows how Garrison pursued the cause of abolition with vehemence and militance. Garrison's uncompromising stand personified the great strength and also weakness of radical reform.
Physical Description:viii, 502 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : portraits ; 22 cm
Awards:Bancroft Prize, 1964.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:1178909719
9781178909715