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To be silent-- would be criminal : the antislavery influence and writings of Anthony Benezet

Author: Irv A Brendlinger
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press : Center for the Study of World Christian Revitalization Movements, 2007.
Series: Pietist and Wesleyan studies, no. 20.; Revitalization: explorations in world Christian movements.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduces the development of an anti-slavery movement in America largely driven by the influence and writings of Quaker leader Anthony Benezet. The early part of the text is a serious of letters from Benezet to prominent religious and political leaders, The second part of the book is a general discussion of the slave-trade and in particular the slave-trade from Guinea written by Benezet.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brendlinger, Irv A., 1943-
To be silent-- would be criminal.
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press : Center for the Study of World Christian Revitalization Movements, 2007
(OCoLC)607831320
Named Person: Anthony Benezet; Anthony Benezet; Anthony Benezet; Anthony Benezet
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Irv A Brendlinger
ISBN: 0810857650 9780810857650
OCLC Number: 70129068
Description: xiii, 229 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Benjamin Lay and early protesters --
Benezet's life, an overview --
Benezet's antislavery writing --
Benezet's most explicit influence --
Others influenced by Benezet --
In response to the closing of the life --
Letters --
Tracts.
Series Title: Pietist and Wesleyan studies, no. 20.; Revitalization: explorations in world Christian movements.
Responsibility: Irv A. Brendlinger.
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Introduces the development of an anti-slavery movement in America largely driven by the influence and writings of Quaker leader Anthony Benezet. The early part of the text is a serious of letters from Benezet to prominent religious and political leaders, The second part of the book is a general discussion of the slave-trade and in particular the slave-trade from Guinea written by Benezet.

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