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Title:
Midnight rising : John Brown and raid that sparked the Civil War
Author:
Horwitz, Tony, 1958-
Personal Author:
Edition:
[Large print edition].
Publication Information:
Detroit, [Mich.] : Thorndike Press/Gale Cengage Learning, 2011.
Physical Description:
661 pages (large print) : illustrations, map ; 23 cm.
Summary:
Plotted in secret, launched in the dark, John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry was a pivotal moment in U. S. history. But few Americans know the true story of the men and women who launched a desperate strike at the slaveholding South. Now, Midnight Rising portrays Brown's uprising in vivid color, revealing a country on the brink of explosive conflict.
General Note:
"Unabridged"--T.p. verso.

Originally published: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2011.
Language:
English
Personal Subject:
ISBN:
9781410441867
Format :
Book