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Brown, John 1800-1859

Overview
Works: 423 works in 1,506 publications in 3 languages and 92,579 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Trials, litigation, etc  Controversial literature  Portraits  Music  Directories 
Subject Headings: Abolitionists 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E451, B
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Most widely held works about John Brown
 
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The life and letters of Captain John Brown who was executed at Charlestown, Virginia, Dec. 2, 1859, for an armed attack upon American slavery ; with notices of some of his confederates by Richard Davis Webb( Book )

6 editions published in 1861 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and letters of John Brown : liberator of Kansas and martyr of Virginia by F. B Sanborn( Book )

11 editions published between 1885 and 2013 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1885 biography of radical abolitionist John Brown was written by F.B. Sanborn, a journalist and social reformer. Sanborn had been a friend and ally of Brown's and served as a member of the Secret Six, or Committee of Six, that provided funds for Brown's attack on the federal arsenal at Harper's Ferry. Sanborn praises Brown for his role in the bloody Kansas skirmishes and calls him a "martyr" for his execution after the Harper's Ferry raid
Provisional constitution and ordinances for the people of the United States by John Brown( Book )

5 editions published between 1858 and 1969 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Testimonies of Capt. John Brown, at Harper's Ferry, with his address to the court by John Brown( Book )

9 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Life, trial and conviction of Captain John Brown, known as "Old Brown of Ossawatomie," : with a full account of the attempted insurrection at Harper's Ferry. by John Brown( Book )

6 editions published between 1859 and 1860 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Brown was tried in the Circuit Court of Jefferson County for treason, for conpiring with slaves to produce insurrection, and for murder
Correspondence between Lydia Maria Child and Gov. Wise and Mrs. Mason, of Virginia by Lydia Maria Child( Book )

3 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abolitionist statements in the form of letters addressed to Governor Wise of Virginia on the occasion of John Brown's raid and arrest. Child criticizes Virginia's laws on race, and draws a rebuke from Wise. Included is a letter from John Brown to Child asking for financial help for his family, and an exchange of (hostile) letters between Child and a Virginia woman over the issues of Brown and slavery
Words of John Brown by John Brown( Book )

4 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The martyrdom of John Brown : the proceedings of a public meeting held in London, on the 2nd December, 1863, to commemorate the fourth anniversary of John Brown's death by England) Emancipation Society (London( Book )

3 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The public life of Capt. John Brown by James Redpath( Book )

2 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of John Brown, who led the raid on Harper's Ferry, Virginia
The Life, trial, and execution of Captain John Brown, known as "Old Brown of Ossawatomie," with a full account of the attempted insurrection at Harper's Ferry by John Brown( Book )

6 editions published between 1859 and 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Brown was tried in the Circuit Court of Jefferson County, then in Virginia, Oct. 25-Nov. 2, 1859, for treason, for conspiring with slaves to produce insurrection, and for murder
John Brown by W. E. B Du Bois( Book )

6 editions published between 1909 and 1974 in Undetermined and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new edition of Du Bois's John Brown includes the text of the original 1909 edition and is accompanied by a major introduction that underscores Du Bois's intellectual and emotional debt to the martyred abolitionist. John David Smith's introduction asks new questions about Brown's influence on Du Bois's emerging thoughts on race and society. Smith also provides contextualizing documents, including letters from Brown to his family and Frederick Douglass's account of his last meeting with Brown
A John Brown reader : the story of John Brown in his own words, in the words of those who knew him, and the poetry and prose of the literary heritage by John Brown( Book )

4 editions published in 1959 in Undetermined and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vault guide to the top banking employers : 2009 asia pacific edition by John Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Court of Appeals of Virginia. Richmond. Commonwealth v. Brown by John Brown( Book )

2 editions published in 1859 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La schiavitù è uno stato di guerra; lettere, dichiarazioni, testimonianze by John Brown( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vault guide to the top 25 consulting firms by John Brown( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this second edition of Vault's insider guide to consulting firms in the Asia Pacific region, we profile 40+ top firms in the region. Based on the surveys of APAC consultants, the Vault Guide to the Top 25 Consulting Firms: Asia Pacific Edition provides the inside scoop on leading global and regional firms, along with our exclusive prestige, quality of life and practice area rankings
The Natick resolution or, Resistance to slaveholders the right and duty of southern slaves and northern freemen by Henry Clarke Wright( Book )

2 editions published in 1859 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain John Brown of Harper's Ferry by E. W( Book )

3 editions published in 1861 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allies for freedom; Blacks and John Brown by Benjamin Quarles( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Old John Brown the man whose soul is marching on by Walter Hawkins( Book )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Braun, Dzhon 1800-1859

Braun Jon

Brown, John 1800-1859

Con Braun

Djon Brawn

Džon Braun

Džons Brauns

Fighting Brown 1800-1859

Ioannes Brown

John Brown abolicionista americano

John Brown abolitioniste amricain

John Brown Amerikaanse militante strijder tegen de slavernij

John Brown amerykański działacz abolicjonistyczny

John Brown attivista statunitense

John Brown US-amerikanischer Abolitionist

Old Brown 1800-1859

Ossawatomie Brown 1800-1859

Джон Браун американский аболиционист

Џон Браун

ג'ון בראון

جان براون

جون براون

دجون براۋن

จอห์น บราวน์

존 브라운

ジョン・ブラウン

约翰布朗

Languages
English (382)

Chinese (4)

Italian (2)

Covers
To purge this land with blood : a biography of John BrownJohn BrownJohn Brown : his fight for freedomJohn Brown, abolitionist : the man who killed slavery, sparked the Civil War, and seeded civil rightsWalden, and other writingsAllies for freedom; Blacks and John BrownJohn Brown and his menThe black hearts of men : radical abolitionists and the transformation of race