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Bound for Canaan : the underground railroad and the war for the soul of America / Fergus M. Bordewich
Bib ID 3771054
Format BookBook
Author
Bordewich, Fergus M
 
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Edition 1st ed. 
Description New York : Amistad, c2005 
[xvii], 540 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0060524308 (hardback)
Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: PART ONE
  • BEGINNINGS: 1800 TO 1830
  • 1. An Evil Without Remedy 11
  • 2. The Fate of Millions Unborn 29
  • 3. A Gadfly in Philadelphia 46
  • 4. The Hand of God in North Carolina 64
  • 5. The Spreading Stain 84
  • PART TWO
  • CONNECTIONS: THE 1830S
  • 6. Free as Sure as the Devil 105
 
Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [501]-519.

Subjects Underground railroad.  |  Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century.  |  Fugitive slaves -- United States -- History -- 19th century.  |  Abolitionists -- United States -- History -- 19th century.

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