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Allies For Freedom & Blacks On John Brown

by Benjamin Quarles

Allies For Freedom & Blacks On John Brown Synopsis

John Brown is an endlessly fascinating historical figure. Here are two classic studies by a pioneer in African American studies, one about the place of John Brown in African American history, the other about the reasons for the unique esteem in which he has been held by successive generations of blacks.This two-in-one edition features a new introduction by William S. McFeely, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Grant: A Biography.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780306809613
Publication date: 18th January 2001
Author: Benjamin Quarles
Publisher: Da Capo Press Inc an imprint of INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 456 pages
Categories: Political activism, History of the Americas, Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900,

About Benjamin Quarles

Benjamin Quarles (1904-1996) was a noted author, editor, and historian and the first African American to be published in what later became the Journal of American History. Africana hails him as a key figure in the emergence of African-American history as an academic discipline.

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