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Lewis Tappan and the evangelical war against slavery /Bertram Wyatt-Brown.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Wyatt-Brown, Bertram, 1932-
Publication
Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press
Contents
The legacy of Sarah Tappan -- Boston -- The world of Arthur Tappan : "silks, feathers and piety" -- Yankees versus Yorkers -- A pilgrim's progress -- National antislavery begins -- Oberlin and Boston -- The great postal campaign -- Jehovah's fire -- Antislavery schisms -- The Mendi Africans -- The Mercantile Agency -- England and Texas -- The frustrations of Christian politics -- The American Missionary Association -- Antislavery and the evangelical movement -- The violent decades.
Date
1997.
Edition
Louisiana pbk. ed.
Description
xxi, 376 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-357) and index.
Originally published: Cleveland : Press of Case Western Reserve University, 1969.
ISBN
0807122238 (alk. paper)
9780807122235 (alk. paper)
GUSN
242347
Call Number
Stacks E449.T18 W9 1997
Other People and Orgs
Tappan, Lewis, 1788-1873.
Descriptive terms
Abolitionismus.
Abolitionists Biography.
Antislavery movements
Biographie.
Evangelicalism
Places
USA.
United States
United States.

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