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By T. Adams Upchurch

ISBN-10: 0313386064

ISBN-13: 9780313386060

This strong narrative tells the positive tale of the boys and girls who spent their lives and fortunes attempting to abolish the establishment of slavery within the United States.

• comprises excerpts from speeches and writings of William Lloyd Garrison, Frederick Douglass, John C. Calhoun, and others, in addition to files from the yankee Anti-Slavery Society and the freedom party

• offers a chronological historical past starting with the colonial period and finishing with the Civil warfare, overlaying each significant occasion within the abolition movement

• features a biographical profiles part containing numerous mini-biographies of crucial abolitionists

• A word list defines phrases used as a rule in discussing American slavery and abolitionism resembling "chattel," "mulatto," and "moral suasion"

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