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John Brown

Author: W E B Du Bois
Publisher: Philadelphia : G.W. Jacobs & Co., [1909]
Series: American crisis biographies, ed. by E.P. Oberholtzer
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This classic American biography contains the moving story of abolitionist John Brown whose important legacy, according to Du Bois, is the message that "the cost of liberty is less than the price of oppression." Du Bois's treatment of this historical figure is an intelligent, thoughtful and stirring read.
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Du Bois, W.E.B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963.
John Brown.
Philadelphia : G.W. Jacobs & Co., [1909]
(DLC) 09024274
Named Person: John Brown; John Brown
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: W E B Du Bois
OCLC Number: 137372572
Notes: Series title also at head of t.p.
Description: 1 online resource (406 pages) : illustrations.
Series Title: American crisis biographies, ed. by E.P. Oberholtzer
Other Titles: Black thought and culture.
Responsibility: by W.E. Burghardt Du Bois.
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This classic American biography contains the moving story of abolitionist John Brown whose important legacy, according to Du Bois, is the message that "the cost of liberty is less than the price of oppression." Du Bois's treatment of this historical figure is an intelligent, thoughtful and stirring read.

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