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Author Horwitz, Tony, 1958-2019.
Title Midnight rising : John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War / Tony Horwitz.
Publication Info. New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2011.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 2  973.71 H    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description xii, 365 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 25 cm.
Note Illustrated end-papers.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
Subject Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) -- History -- John Brown's Raid, 1859.
Brown, John, 1800-1859.
Abolitionists -- United States -- Biography.
Antislavery movements -- United States.
Added Title John Brown and the raid that sparked the Civil War
ISBN 9780805091533
080509153X