Black Puritan, Black republican : the life and thought of Lemuel Haynes, 1753-1833 (eBook, 2003) [WorldCat.org]
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Black Puritan, Black republican : the life and thought of Lemuel Haynes, 1753-1833

Author: John Saillant
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.
Series: Religion in America series (Oxford University Press)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Born in Connecticut Lemuel Haynes was first an indentured servant, then a soldier in the Continental Army and, in 1785, an ordained congregational minister. Haynes's writings constitute the fullest record of a black man's religion, social thought and opposition to slavery in the early-19th century.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Saillant, John.
Black Puritan, Black republican.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003
(DLC) 2002071527
(OCoLC)50080288
Named Person: Lemuel Haynes; Lemuel Haynes; Lemuel Haynes; Lemuel Haynes
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Saillant
ISBN: 9780198035732 019803573X 0195157176 9780195157178 0195303547 9780195303544
OCLC Number: 58992281
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 232 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Chronology of Lemuel Haynes's Life; Introduction; 1: A Further Liberty in 1776; 2: Republicanism Black and White; 3: The Divine Providence of Slavery and Freedom; 4: Making and Breaking the Revolutionary Covenant; 5: American Genesis, American Captivity; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Series Title: Religion in America series (Oxford University Press)
Responsibility: John Saillant.
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Lemuel Haynes's writings constitute the fullest record of a black man's religion, social thought, and opposition to slavery in the late-18th and early-19th century. Drawing on both published and rare  Read more...

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