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A volcano beneath the snow : John Brown's war against slavery /

Examines the life of abolitionist John Brown and the raid he led on the United States arsenal at Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, in 1859, exploring his religious fanaticism and belief in "righteous violence,"--and committment to domestic terrorism. Full description

Main Author: Marrin, Albert,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014
Edition: First edition.
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Contents: A house dividing -- A volcano beneath the snow -- The foulest blot : rise of the African slave trade -- An object vast in its compass -- Mighty man of valor -- Into "Africa" -- The cause he loved so much -- High noon for the Union -- Wiped out in blood -- Legacy.
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Berlin Young Adult/Teen--Nonfiction 973.71 Mar Available
Oshkosh Children's New Nonfiction 973.711 M359v Due: 10/13/2014

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