Moses Levy of Florida: Jewish Utopian and Antebellum Reformer

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The biography of a nineteenth-century Jewish social activist without equal It is only recently that the importance of Moses Elias Levy (1782-1854) as a Jewish social activist has come to be appreciated. C. S. Monaco's discovery of Levy's Plan for the Abolition of Slavery in the late 1990s began the transformation of historians' understanding of this man's life and work. Now, in the first full-scale biography of Levy, Monaco completes the picture of one of the antebellum South's most influential and interesting Jewish ...

Moses Levy of Florida: Jewish Utopian and Antebellum Reformer 2005, LSU Press, Baton Rouge

ISBN-13: 9780807130957

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