His Brother's Blood: Speeches and Writings, 1838-64

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History of Owen Lovejoy's religious and political participation in the antislavery movment from 1838 to 1864. This is the first comprehensive collection of the speeches of Owen Lovejoy (1811-64). After the assassination of his brother, Elijah, for printing an antislavery newspaper, instead of seeking revenge on the murderers, Lovejoy chose to help eradicate the system of racial slavery. Including sermons, campaign speeches, open letters, and his congressional exchanges and addresses, His Brother's Blood offers a colorful ...

His Brother's Blood: Speeches and Writings, 1838-64 2004, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252029196

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