Anthony Burns, A History

Anthony Burns, A History

by Charles Emery Stevens
     
 

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Anthony Burns, a black man living in Boston, was arrested in 1854 under the Fugitive Slave Act and returned to Virginia by Federal officers. His case became a cause celebre among abolitionists.

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Anthony Burns, a black man living in Boston, was arrested in 1854 under the Fugitive Slave Act and returned to Virginia by Federal officers. His case became a cause celebre among abolitionists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780837127248
Publisher:
Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/24/1969
Series:
Anti-Slavery Crusade in America Series
Pages:
295
Product dimensions:
5.91(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

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