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Edward Everett : the intellectual in the turmoil of politics

Autor: Paul A Varg
Editorial: Selinsgrove [Pa.] : Susquehanna University Press ; London ; Cranbury, NJ : Associated University Press, ©1992.
Edición/Formato:   Print book : Biografía : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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Edward Everett's career coincided with the beginning of industrialism, the coming of railroads, and a revolution in water transportation. It also coincided with the beginnings of large-scale immigration, the rapid development of urban centers, and the rise of the anti-slavery movement. These silent forces transformed society and brought about one of the most turbulent political eras in the nation's history. Divisive  Leer más
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Género/Forma: Biography
Formato físico adicional: Online version:
Varg, Paul A.
Edward Everett.
Selinsgrove [Pa.] : Susquehanna University Press ; London ; Cranbury, NJ : Associated University Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)607861449
Persona designada: Edward Everett; Edward Everett; Edward Everett
Tipo de material: Biografía, Recurso en Internet
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto, Recurso en Internet
Todos autores / colaboradores: Paul A Varg
ISBN: 0945636253 9780945636250
Número OCLC: 24319483
Descripción: 251 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsabilidad: Paul A. Varg.

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This work examines Everett's public career and the age of rapid change it spanned. Extreme political tensions, sectional rivalry, and merging urban problems accompanied the revolution in  Leer más

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