The Resource Midnight rising : John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War, Tony Horwitz

Midnight rising : John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War, Tony Horwitz

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Midnight rising : John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War
Title
Midnight rising
Title remainder
John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Tony Horwitz
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the 1859 raid by radical abolitionist John Brown on Harpers Ferry, revealing how his acts, deemed terrorism by the South, prompted a counterattack by Robert E. Lee and galvanized Northern supporters during Lincoln's election campaign
Title
Midnight rising
Creator
Summary
Chronicles the 1859 raid by radical abolitionist John Brown on Harpers Ferry, revealing how his acts, deemed terrorism by the South, prompted a counterattack by Robert E. Lee and galvanized Northern supporters during Lincoln's election campaign
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book 2011
  • Library Journal Best Books 2011: Top Ten
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10009710
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/114
Index
no index present
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1200
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War
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John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War
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Tony Horwitz
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Midnight rising : John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War, Tony Horwitz
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
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Carrier MARC source
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Content category
text
Content type code
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Content type MARC source
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Contents
Prologue: October 16, 1859 -- pt. 1. The road to Harpers Ferry -- School of adversity -- I consecrate my life -- A warlike spirit -- First blood -- Secret service -- This spark of fire -- pt. 2. Into Africa -- My invisibles -- Into the breach -- I am nearly disposed of now -- pt. 3. They will Brown us all -- His despised poor -- A full fountain of bedlam -- So let it be done! -- Dissevering the ties that bind us -- Epilogue: Immortal raiders
Control code
21016110
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 365 pages
Isbn
9780805091533
Lccn
2011015659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780805091533
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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21016110
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn697267337
  • (OCoLC)697267337

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