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Giant's Causeway : Frederick Douglass's Irish odyssey and the making of an American visionary / Tom Chaffin.

Author/creator Chaffin, Tom
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoCharlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2014.
Descriptionxxxiii, 292 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Contents Part I. Republican slavery to monarchial freedom, Atlantic world, August 1845 -- "They need no credentials" -- RMS Cambria -- "Throw him overboard" -- Part II. Ireland, August 1845-January 1846 -- Dublin -- Friend Webb -- A storm over Drayton -- The Liberator -- Cork -- The apostle of temperance -- Limerick -- Belfast -- "The half has not been told" -- Part III. Britain, January 1846-April 1847 -- Britain -- "Lonely pilgrimage" -- RMS Cambria redux -- "This piteous storm" -- Part IV. America, 1847-1865 -- "I am now buying type" -- "Mr. Editor, if you please" -- "Ourselves alone" -- Self-made man -- "Abolition war" -- Part V. Reckonings, Atlantic world and beyond, 1865-1895 -- "Traced like a wounded man, by the blood" -- Denouements -- Janus days -- A height above the work and the world -- A note on sources.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 257-272) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2013044114
ISBN9780813936109 (cloth : acid-free paper)

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