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Dreamers of the American dream.

Author: Stewart H Holbrook
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1957.
Series: Mainstream of America series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Includes chapters on Oneida, Neal Dow, Timothy Shay Arthur, Frances Willard, Carry Nation, Populism, Henry George, Lucy Stone, Bloomers, Noble Order of Knights, Coxey's Army, Eugene Debs, Wobblies, among others.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Holbrook, Stewart Hall, 1893-1964.
Dreamers of the American dream.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1957
(OCoLC)577993613
Online version:
Holbrook, Stewart Hall, 1893-1964.
Dreamers of the American dream.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1957
(OCoLC)607843264
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stewart H Holbrook
OCLC Number: 185935
Description: 369 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: The flight of a genius --
Oneida: a light for the world --
The complex family portrait --
Retreat and transition --
Visions of the night --
Science fails idealism --
There was a tavern in the town --
A mortal sin is dram-taking --
The reformed drunkard appears --
The ear of Neal Dow and Timothy Shay Arthur --
O praying bands of visitation --
The times of Miss Willard and Mrs. Nation --
Triumph and the great illusion --
A most vexing problem --
The gods of the hills --
Rebellions on the manors --
Free homesteads for all --
The populist revolt --Henry George: the noble failure --
Early Amazons --
The morning star of Lucy Stone --
The bloomers of Mrs. Bloomer --
New hope in the west --
Ranks torn asunder --
No doll was Abigail --
Men come to Waterloo --
The cries of bedlam heard --
Poison weeds grew there --
The world of mutes --
The world of the blind --
War on the Monongahela --
The noble order of knights --
Coxey's army of the commonweal --
The Debs rebellion --
Dynamite --
The wonderful Wobblies --
Labor joins the trusts.
Series Title: Mainstream of America series.

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Includes chapters on Oneida, Neal Dow, Timothy Shay Arthur, Frances Willard, Carry Nation, Populism, Henry George, Lucy Stone, Bloomers, Noble Order of Knights, Coxey's Army, Eugene Debs, Wobblies, among others.

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