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William Lloyd Garrison and American Abolitionism in Literature and Memory (Paperback) (Brian Allen

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Santana presents readers with a comprehensive examination of the life and contribution to abolition of William Lloyd Garrison, the founder of the antislavery newspaper The Liberator, arguing that social and political forces after the U.S. Civil War radically transformed perceptions of the abolitionist movement, Garrison, and the war itself. The author covers the construction and evolution of narratives surrounding Garrison and notions of abolitionist sacrifice, the origins of the Garrison revival, and a wide variety of other related subjects over the book’s four chapters. Santana is a faculty member of Shepherd University in Shepherdstown, West Virginia. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 199
Genre: History, Social Science, Language + Art + Disciplines
Sub-Genre: Journalism, Ethnic Studies / African-American Studies, United States / General
Format: Paperback
Publisher: McFarland Publishing
Author: Brian Allen Santana
Language: English
Street Date: March 10, 2016
TCIN: 50781870
UPC: 9780786498284
Item Number (DPCI): 248-11-1651
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