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Edward Everett : the intellectual in the turmoil of politics

Autore: Paul A Varg
Editore: Selinsgrove [Pa.] : Susquehanna University Press ; London ; Cranbury, NJ : Associated University Press, ©1992.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro : Biography : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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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  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Biography
Informazioni aggiuntive sul formato: Online version:
Varg, Paul A.
Edward Everett.
Selinsgrove [Pa.] : Susquehanna University Press ; London ; Cranbury, NJ : Associated University Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)607861449
Persona incaricata: Edward Everett; Edward Everett; Edward Everett
Tipo materiale: Biography, Risorsa internet
Tipo documento: Book, Internet Resource
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Paul A Varg
ISBN: 0945636253 9780945636250
Numero OCLC: 24319483
Descrizione: 251 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsabilità: 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  Per saperne di più…

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