The manliest man : Samuel G. Howe and the contours of nineteenth-century American reform (Book, 2012) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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The manliest man : Samuel G. Howe and the contours of nineteenth-century American reform

Author: James W Trent, Jr.
Publisher: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This biography of Howe focuses on his reform activities in the antebellum period, his philanthrophy for the disabled, his work for the abolitionist cause, and his friendships with famed Americans of his age.
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Genre/Form: History
Biographies
Biography
Named Person: S G Howe; S G Howe; S G Howe
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James W Trent, Jr.
ISBN: 9781558499584 155849958X 9781558499591 1558499598
OCLC Number: 768167116
Description: ix, 325 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: "A respectable, if ordinary boyhood" --
"Greece! Greece! --
I thought no land --
could ever look more sweetly" --
"The Cadmus of the blind" --
A phrenologist and a superintendent --
Private lives, public causes --
For free soil and free men --
War, freedmen, and Crete --
Santo Domingo : the perpetual summer.
Responsibility: James W. Trent Jr.

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This biography of Howe focuses on his reform activities in the antebellum period, his philanthrophy for the disabled, his work for the abolitionist cause, and his friendships with famed Americans of his age.
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