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John Brown, terrible "saint"

David Karsner

John Brown, terrible "saint"

by David Karsner

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Published by Dodd, Mead & Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brown, John, 1800-1859

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby David Karsner; illustrated with four pen drawings by Esther Eberson Karsner and from contemporary pictures.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE451 .K25
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii p., 2 l., 340 p.
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6311243M
    LC Control Number34030695
    OCLC/WorldCa656306

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Karsner, David, John Brown, terrible 'saint'. New York, Dodd, Mead & Company, (OCoLC) Additional Physical Format: Print version: Karsner, David, John Brown, terrible 'saint'. New York, Dodd, Mead & Co., (DLC) John Brown, Terrible Saint Paperback – Ap by David Karsner (Author), Esther Eberson Karsner (Illustrator) See all 3 formats and editions John Brown other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Author: David Karsner. Provocative and illuminating, this book should be read by anyone who cares about Brown, the legacy of slavery, and the use and abuse of history in AmericaTony Horwitz, author of Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid that Sparked the Civil War Gilpin's study of John Brown in American memory is a genuine by: 1.

Biography Early years. David Karsner was born Ma at Baltimore, Maryland, the son of Cecil J. and Anita elder Karsner worked as an official at the Port of Baltimore.

Both of Karsner's parents died when David was still young and he wound up in a Baltimore orphanage and school for underprivileged boys.

Career. Karsner's John Brown career began about when he went. Shop John Brown University Apparel, Textbooks, Merchandise and Gifts at the Golden Eagles Bookstore. Flat-Rate Shipping. This is a very complete, very through book on John Brown.

It covers his entire life and just what kind of person he was and how this led to the assault on Harper's Ferry. The introduction talks about slave revolts, the revolution in Haiti, a race riot in Atlanta in and other similar things/5. More than two centuries after his birth and almost a century and a half after his death, the legendary life and legacy of John Brown go marching on.

Variously deemed martyr, madman, monster, terrorist, and saint, he remains one of the most controversial figures in America's history. Brown's actions in Kansas and Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, provided major catalysts for the American Civil War.

The interdisciplinary focus marshalled by editor Peggy A. Russo makes Terrible Swift Sword unique, and this, together with the popular mythology surrounding the legend of John Brown, will appeal to a broad audience of readers interested in this turbulent moment in American Finkelman is Chapman Distinguished Professor of Law at the.

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John Brown's Spy tells the story of the raid from the point of view of the ones who saw it best; the other raiders. There were twenty-two me. John Brown, –, American abolitionist, b. Torrington, Conn. He spent his boyhood in Ohio.

Before he became prominent in the s, his life had been a succession of business failures in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, and New York. Terrible Swift Sword: The Legacy of John Brown [Peggy A. Russo, Paul Finkelman and Peggy A. Russo]. More than two centuries after his birth and almost a century and a half after his death, the legendary life and legacy of John Brown go marching on.

Interesting book -- John Brown is a complicated figure, and hard to explain in a way that makes sense for kids. But this book has a pretty good layout of his life, and the author's note adds a lot to the story, to the discussion about believing the right thing but maybe not having the right tactics, and about how his faith shaped his radicalism/5.

RAISING HOLY HELL By Bruce Olds Henry Holt; pages; $ With his harebrained and doomed assault on a federal arsenal at Harpers Ferry, abolitionist John Brown has always been a tough nut for Author: KENNETH C. DAVIS. Biography Explores John Brown's Legacy John Brown's violent campaign against slavery — punctuated by the dramatic raid at Harper's Ferry, Va.

The interdisciplinary focus marshalled by editor Peggy A. Russo makes Terrible Swift Sword unique, and this, together with the popular mythology surrounding the legend of John Brown, will appeal to a broad audience of readers interested in this turbulent moment in American Finkelman is Chapman Distinguished Professor of Law at the Pages:   SpringVol.

43, No. 1 By Paul Finkelman Enlarge For Southerners, Brown was the embodiment of all their fears—a white man willing to die to end slavery. For many Northerners, he was a prophet of righteousness.

(BA) As we celebrate the beginning of the sesquicentennial of the American Civil War, it is worthwhile to remember, and contemplate, the most important.

Terrible Swift Sword: The Legacy of John Brown will appeal to a broad audience of readers interested in this turbulent moment in American history. Peggy A. Russo is an assistant professor of English at the Mont Alto campus of Pennsylvania State University.

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A book of great energy and sweep, it swings into view the entire course of that terrible and decisive war, lighting up the lives of soldiers, leaders, and civilians, North and South, amidst the by:.

The Gospel of John (Greek: Εὐαγγέλιον κατὰ Ἰωάννην, romanized: Euangélion katà Iōánnēn) is the fourth of the canonical gospels. The book is written anonymously, although it identifies an unnamed "disciple whom Jesus loved" as the source of its traditions, and reached its final form around AD 90–It most likely reflects a "Johannine community" in conflict with.Request PDF | Terrible Swift Sword: The Legacy of John Brown | More than two centuries after his birth and almost a century and a half after his death, the legendary life and legacy of John Brown.Cloth.

Condition: Very Good. First Edition. First edition by Reader's Union, with an inrtroduction by Leonard Bacon. Contains an American marching song about the abolitionist John Brown. The song was popular in the Union during the American Civil War. Interior clean, devoid of inscriptions, marks, tears or folds.

All pages tight in binding.