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Pamphlets of Protest An Anthology of Early African-American Protest Literature, 1790-1860

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ISBN-10: 0415924448

ISBN-13: 9780415924443

Edition: 2001

Authors: Richard Newman, Patrick Rael, Phillip Lapsansky

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This text examines the pamphleteering tradition and offers insights into how and why the printed word became so important to black activists during 1790-1860.
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Book details

List price: $46.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 10/25/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 7.09" wide x 9.92" long x 0.83" tall
Weight: 1.342
Language: English

Richard Newman is the author of over 200 books, articles, and reviews in African-American studies. He is currently research officer at the W.E.B. DuBois Institute for Afro-American Research at Harvard University. Prior to this, he was managing editor of the Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History. Mr. Newman resides in Massachusetts.

Patrick Rael is associate professor of history at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine.

Lapsansky is an archivist at the Library Company of Philadelphia.

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