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Up from Chester : Hiroshima, Haverford and beyond

Author: Allan Brick
Publisher: [United States] : Xlibris, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English
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The memoir of a Quaker college professor and antiwar activist. Becoming a conscientious objector at Haverford College after World War II, he worked for the American Friends Service Committee and the Fellowship of Reconciliation. In 1965 he was deeply affected by the self-immolation at the Pentagon of Quaker Norman Morrison. Returning to college teaching in 1972, he taught antiwar literature and memoir writing.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Allan Brick
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Allan Brick
ISBN: 9781441500410 1441500413 9781441500403 1441500405
OCLC Number: 368271380
Description: 206 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Allan Brick.

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The memoir of a Quaker college professor and antiwar activist. Becoming a conscientious objector at Haverford College after World War II, he worked for the American Friends Service Committee and the Fellowship of Reconciliation. In 1965 he was deeply affected by the self-immolation at the Pentagon of Quaker Norman Morrison. Returning to college teaching in 1972, he taught antiwar literature and memoir writing.

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