The Resource Midnight rising : John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War, Tony Horwitz

Midnight rising : John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War, Tony Horwitz

Label
Midnight rising : John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War
Title
Midnight rising
Title remainder
John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Tony Horwitz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the 1859 raid by radical abolitionist John Brown on Harpers Ferry, revealing how his acts, deemed terrorism by the South, prompted a counterattack by Robert E. Lee and galvanized Northern supporters during Lincoln's election campaign
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-2019
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Horwitz, Tony
Dewey number
973.7/116
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1200L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
E451
LC item number
.H77 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, John
  • Abolitionists
  • Harpers Ferry (W. Va.)
Label
Midnight rising : John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War, Tony Horwitz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [341]-344) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: October 16, 1859 -- pt. 1. The road to Harpers Ferry -- School of adversity -- I consecrate my life -- A warlike spirit -- First blood -- Secret service -- This spark of fire -- pt. 2. Into Africa -- My invisibles -- Into the breach -- I am nearly disposed of now -- pt. 3. They will Brown us all -- His despised poor -- A full fountain of bedlam -- So let it be done! -- Dissevering the ties that bind us -- Epilogue: Immortal raiders
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 365 pages
Isbn
9780805091533
Lccn
2011015659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • BK0009523025
  • 626184
Label
Midnight rising : John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War, Tony Horwitz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [341]-344) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: October 16, 1859 -- pt. 1. The road to Harpers Ferry -- School of adversity -- I consecrate my life -- A warlike spirit -- First blood -- Secret service -- This spark of fire -- pt. 2. Into Africa -- My invisibles -- Into the breach -- I am nearly disposed of now -- pt. 3. They will Brown us all -- His despised poor -- A full fountain of bedlam -- So let it be done! -- Dissevering the ties that bind us -- Epilogue: Immortal raiders
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 365 pages
Isbn
9780805091533
Lccn
2011015659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • BK0009523025
  • 626184

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