Antislavery violence: sectional, racial, and cultural conflict in antebellum America
Includes bibliographical references (p. -306) and index. The scenes which are acted in St. Domingo: the legacy of revolutionary violence in early national Virginia / Douglas R. Egerton -- Rebellion on the river road: the ideology and influence of Louisiana's German Coast Slave Insurrection of 1811 / Junius Rodriguez -- Romanticizing slave revolt: Madison Washington, the Creole Mutiny, and abolitionist celebration of violent means / Stanley Harrold -- Active vigilance is the price of liberty: Black self-defense against fugitive slave recapture and kidnapping of free Blacks / Carol Wilson -- Fighting with breath, not blows: Frederick Douglass and antislavery violence / James H. Cook -- Joshua Giddings, antislavery violence, and congressional politics of honor / James Brewer Stewart -- Comeouterism and antislavery violence in Ohio's Western Reserve / Chris Padgett -- The ladies of Lawrence are arming!: the gendered nature of sectional violence in early Kansas / Kristen A. Tegtmeier -- Advent among the Indians: the revolutionary ethos of Gerrit Smith, James McCune Smith, Frederick Douglass, and John Brown / John Stauffer -- His soul goes marching on: the story of John Brown's followers after the Harpers Ferry Raid / John R. McKivigan.
- LCC: E449
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: 322 p. ; 24 cm.
- Edition Info: (alk. paper)
- Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century
- Slave insurrections -- United States -- History -- 19th century
- Abolitionists -- United States -- History -- 19th century
- Violence -- United States -- History -- 19th century
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