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Nat Turner By James Thomas Baker

Nat Turner
by James Thomas Baker

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One of a series designed to highlight specific "creators" of the American mind, this text provides both primary and secondary selections to give students specific knowledge of Nat Turner, placing him in an historical context and examining his life, his achievements and the myths surrounding him.
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Nat Turner: Cry Freedom in America by James Thomas Baker

The first in a series of brief books designed to highlight specific 'creators' of the American mind, Nat Turner: Cry Freedom in America provides both primary and secondary selections to give students specific knowledge of this important figure in American history. This brief but thorough study of Nat Turner may be used as a supplement in survey courses as well as in topical or period courses in US history. Features: * Examines the life, achievements, and myths surrounding one historically significant American, listening whenever possible to the individual's own words, as well as to voices of admirers and critics throughout history. * Places the individual in historical context by including related primary and secondary materials and brief historical narratives by the editor, James T. Baker. * Offers a brief, inexpensive, well-crafted supplement for courses in American history. * Includes useful pedagogical aids, including chronologies, illustrations, questions for consideration, suggested topics for writing assignments, carefully selected annotated bibliographies, and indexes.

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Table of Contents


Introduction: Nat Turner: Man and Symbol. Slavery: The South's 'Peculiar Institution.' the 'Confession' of Nat Turner. Immediate Reactions to the Nat Turner Insurrection. Further Reactions: Escape and Abolitionism. Nat Turner in History. William Styron's Nat Turner: An Old Controversy Reviewed in the 1960s.

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GOR009949322
Nat Turner: Cry Freedom in America by James Thomas Baker
James Thomas Baker
Creators of the American Mind Series
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Cengage Learning, Inc
1997-10-02
120
0155038559
9780155038554
N/A
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