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Reforming America, 1815-1860

Joshua D. Rothman

Reforming America, 1815-1860

a Norton documents reader

by Joshua D. Rothman

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Published by W.W. Norton & Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social problems -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Social movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Social reformers -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • United States -- Social conditions -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJoshua D. Rothman.
    SeriesNorton documents reader series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN64 .R8845 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24061730M
    ISBN 109780393932263
    LC Control Number2009028412
    OCLC/WorldCa427704448

    He is the author of many publications, including Flush Times & Fever Dreams: A Story of Capitalism and Slavery in the Age of Jackson (University of Georgia Press, ), Reforming America, a Norton Documents Reader (W.W. Norton, ), Notorious in the Neighborhood: Sex and Families across the Color Line in Virginia,   She carried a book with her that she called her Book of Life which contained the signatures and best wishes of many people she met on her journeys including those noted above. After a visit with President Abraham Lincoln, she pulled out her book and the President added the following inscription: “For Aunty Sojourner Truth, , A Author: Joe Colletti.

    JOSHUA D. ROTHMAN is a professor of history at the University of Alabama and director of the Frances S. Summersell Center for the Study of the South. He is the author of Notorious in the Neighborhood: Sex and Families across the Color Line in Virginia, and editor of Reforming America, A Norton Documents Reader. Events from the year in the United news slowly spread of the Treaty of Ghent () ending the War of , battles between American and British forces continued in the early months of Decades: s, s, s, s, s.

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