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Writings on slavery and the American Civil War

Author: Harriet Martineau; Deborah Anna Logan
Publisher: DeKalb : Northern Illinois University Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This publication is a compilation of the writings of British journalist Harriet Martineau and her influence as one of the leading social reformers of her day. It expresses her views on American  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Aufsatzsammlung
Named Person: Harriet Martineau; Harriet Martineau; Harriet Martineau
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harriet Martineau; Deborah Anna Logan
ISBN: 0875802923 9780875802923
OCLC Number: 48055845
Description: xxiv, 359 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: The Theory and Practice of Society in America --
pt. I. American Travel Writings --
Society in America, 1837 --
Introduction --
Citizenship of People of Colour --
Morals of Economy --
Morals of Slavery --
Morals of Commerce --
Morals of Economy II --
Retrospect of Western Travel, 1838 --
First Sight of Slavery --
Country Life in the South --
City Life in the South --
Restless Slaves --
New Orleans --
Signs of the Times in Massachusetts --
Three Letters on America --
Harriet Martineau to the Spectator, 14 October 1837 --
Harriet Martineau to the Spectator, 21 October 1837 --
Harriet Martineau to Abby Kelley, 20 June 1838 --
Martyr Age of the United States, 1839 --
pt. II. Newspapers and Periodicals --
Liberty Bell, 1839-1858 --
"Harriet Martineau to Elizabeth Pease," 1845 --
London's Dally News, 1852-1866 --
"Harriet Beecher Stowe," 12 May 1853 --
"Fugitive Slave Law," 8 June 1855 --
"Kansas," 10 October 1856 --
"Dred Scott and States' Rights," 18 June 1857 --
"Liberia," 20 November 1858 --
"Black Insurrections; Harper's Ferry," 2 November 1859 --
"The Burial of John Brown," 3 January 1860 --
"Election of Abraham Lincoln," 22 November 1860 --
"Anarchy in the South," 29 January 1861 --
"Emancipation Proclamation," 10 October 1862 --
"William Lloyd Garrison and the Liberator," 9 January 1866 --
Spectator, 1858 --
"American Domestic Policy at the Centre and Circumference," 15 May 1858 --
"What Is the South?" 28 August 1858 --
"The Hour of Proof," 9 October 1858 --
"The World's Interest in the West," 27 November 1858 --
National Anti-Slavery Standard, 1859-1862 --
"John Brown," 17 December 1859 --
"John Brown; South's Political Posturing," 24 December 1859 --
"Death of John Brown; Bias in the Times," 28 January 1860 --
"The Morrill Tariff," 1 June 1861 --
"The Morrill Tariff," 7 September 1861 --
"Mason and Slidell: The Trent Affair," 28 December 1861 --
"The Trent Affair; War with England Averted," 15 February 1862 --
"The Final Break," 1 March 1862 --
Once a Week, 1861-1862 --
"New Phase of the American Strife," 30 November 1861 --
"Much Right and Much Wrong," 25 January 1862 --
"The Slave Difficulty in America," 1 February 1862 --
"Abolition of Slavery in the District of Columbia", 24 May 1862 --
pt. III. Journal Articles --
Interpreting the Sectional Divide, 1854-1857 --
"Freedom, or Slavery?" 1854 --
History of the American Compromises, 1856 --
"Manifest Destiny' of the American Union," 1857 --
On the Eve of War, 1858-1860 --
"The Slave-Trade in 1858," 1858 --
"The United States under the Presidentship of Mr. Buchanan," 1860 --
War and Reconstruction, 1862-1864 --
"The Brewing of the American Storm," 1862 --
"The Negro Race in America," 1864. App. Itinerary of Harriet Martineau's American Tour.
Responsibility: Harriet Martineau ; edited by Deborah Anna Logan.
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