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The Resource The radical and the Republican : Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, and the triumph of antislavery, James Oakes

The radical and the Republican : Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, and the triumph of antislavery, James Oakes

Label
The radical and the Republican : Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, and the triumph of antislavery
Title
The radical and the Republican
Title remainder
Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, and the triumph of antislavery
Statement of responsibility
James Oakes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a book about two towering figures in our nation's history. It is a moving story about an improbable friendship, and an important story about an equally improbable alliance. [In the book, the author] has written a ... narrative history. He brings these two iconic figures to life and sheds new light on the central issues of slavery, race, and equality in Civil War America. -Dust jacket
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oakes, James
Dewey number
973.71140922
Index
index present
LC call number
E449.D75
LC item number
O15 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Douglass, Frederick
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • African American abolitionists
  • Presidents
  • Slavery
  • Antislavery movements
  • Friendship
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The radical and the Republican : Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, and the triumph of antislavery, James Oakes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"I won't stop until I reach the United States Senate" -- "I have always hated slavery" -- "I cannot support Lincoln" -- "This thunderbolt will keep" -- "We must free the slaves or be ourselves subdued" -- "My friend, Frederick Douglass" -- "Had Lincoln lived--"
Control code
ocn173238811
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxii, 328 p.
Isbn
9780393330656
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o173238811
  • (OCoLC)173238811
Label
The radical and the Republican : Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, and the triumph of antislavery, James Oakes
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"I won't stop until I reach the United States Senate" -- "I have always hated slavery" -- "I cannot support Lincoln" -- "This thunderbolt will keep" -- "We must free the slaves or be ourselves subdued" -- "My friend, Frederick Douglass" -- "Had Lincoln lived--"
Control code
ocn173238811
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxii, 328 p.
Isbn
9780393330656
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o173238811
  • (OCoLC)173238811

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