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Title:
  • The fugitive's Gibraltar : escaping slaves and abolitionism in New Bedford, Massachusetts / Kathryn Grover.
Call No:
  • E445.M4
  • G7 2001
Source of Acquisition:
  • ‡cPurchase;‡d9 July 2009;‡e2009.52.9.
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Author:
Imprint Place:
  • Amherst :
Publisher/Printer:
  • University of Massachusetts Press,
Imprint Date:
  • c2001.
Physical Description:
  • xiii, 350 p. :
  • ill., facsims., maps ;
  • 25 cm.
Accession No:
  • 2009.52.9.
Notes:
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • "The true ring of freedom" -- Origins -- Fugitives, the sea, and the coasting trade -- The 1820s: beginnings of activism -- The 1830s: organizing antislavery -- The 1840s "caste and the liberal spirit" -- The 1850s: "very poor hunting ground" -- Practical abolitionism.
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