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Author Brennan, Denis, 1945-

Title The making of an abolitionist : William Lloyd Garrison's path to publishing The Liberator / Denis Brennan. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Publication Info. Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2014.
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Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Standing at case -- The "mere boy" -- Political machinations -- Religious apathy -- A change of heart -- On trial in Baltimore -- "And I will be heard" -- "The press is able to cope".
Summary "This book traces William Lloyd Garrison's path through a printing career to the decision to publish The Liberator. He was a mechanic and an editor, later a reformer, but always a printer. His expertise with the printing press and the practice of journalism became for him the natural means for ending slavery"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879.
Abolitionists -- United States -- Biography.
Liberator (Boston, Mass. : 1831)
Printers -- United States -- Biography.
Journalists -- United States -- Biography.
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Genre Electronic books.
Added Author Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Other Form: Print version: Brennan, Denis, 1945- Making of an abolitionist 9780786474257 (DLC) 2014013249 (OCoLC)862101957
ISBN 9781476615356 (electronic bk.)
1476615357 (electronic bk.)
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