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The Resource The old man : John Brown at Harper's Ferry, [by] Truman Nelson

The old man : John Brown at Harper's Ferry, [by] Truman Nelson

Label
The old man : John Brown at Harper's Ferry
Title
The old man
Title remainder
John Brown at Harper's Ferry
Statement of responsibility
[by] Truman Nelson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On October 16, 1859, John Brown led a historic attack on the Harper's Ferry Armory. Nelson narrates the incredible events that unfolded that day and explodes the conventional dismissal of John Brown as a fanatic, presenting him as a revolutionary who, at the cost of his own life, helped bring an end to slavery. This book is a biography of John Brown
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1911-1987
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Truman
Dewey number
  • 973.7/116/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E451
LC item number
.N5
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, John
  • Abolitionists
  • Harpers Ferry (W. Va.)
Label
The old man : John Brown at Harper's Ferry, [by] Truman Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The coup -- The conspiracy -- Recruiting -- In John Brown's house -- A new declaration -- Wheeling and dealing -- The rear guard -- Holding out -- The carpetbag -- Complicity -- The press conference -- The trial -- Two preambles and three articles -- The whole world is watching -- "High noon, thank God!" -- The little speck in the center -- Body in transit
Control code
600334
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
304 pages
Isbn
9780030010514
Lccn
72078120
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (WaOLN)415729
  • (OCoLC)600334
Label
The old man : John Brown at Harper's Ferry, [by] Truman Nelson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The coup -- The conspiracy -- Recruiting -- In John Brown's house -- A new declaration -- Wheeling and dealing -- The rear guard -- Holding out -- The carpetbag -- Complicity -- The press conference -- The trial -- Two preambles and three articles -- The whole world is watching -- "High noon, thank God!" -- The little speck in the center -- Body in transit
Control code
600334
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
304 pages
Isbn
9780030010514
Lccn
72078120
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (WaOLN)415729
  • (OCoLC)600334

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