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The abolitionist imagination / Andrew Delbanco ; with commentaries by John Stauffer, Manisha Sinha, Darryl Pinckney, and Wilfred M. McClay.

Author/creator Delbanco, Andrew, 1952-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoCambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, ©2012.
Descriptionxi, 205 pages ; 20 cm
Other author/creatorStauffer, John, 1965-
Other author/creatorSinha, Manisha.
Other author/creatorPinckney, Darryl, 1953-
Other author/creatorMcClay, Wilfred M.
Contents The abolitionist imagination / Andrew Delbanco -- Fighting the devil with his own fire / John Stauffer -- Did the abolitionists cause the Civil War? / Manisha Sinha -- The invisibility of black abolitionists / Darryl Pinckney -- Abolition as master concept / Wilfred M. McClay -- Rejoinder: the presence of the past / Andrew Delbanco.
Abstract Revisits the nineteenth century abolitionist movement as the embodiment of a driving force in American history, giving a better understanding of the balance between moral fervor and political responsibility.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2011038252
ISBN9780674064447 (alk. paper)
ISBN0674064445 (alk. paper)
Standard identifier# 40020807734

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