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

Marrin, Albert (Author).

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Item details

  • ISBN: 9780307981523 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0307981525 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780307981530 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 0307981533 (lib. bdg.)
  • Physical Description: 244 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-233) and index.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Brown, John, 1800-1859 > Juvenile literature.
Abolitionists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Antislavery movements > United States > History > 19th century > Juvenile literature.
Brown, John, 1800-1859
Antislavery movements.

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