Library Hours
Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Naper Blvd. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Limit search to available items
Results Page:  Previous Next
Author Jackson, Holly, author.

Title American radicals : how nineteenth-century protest shaped the nation / Holly Jackson.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Crown, [2019]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  303.4840903 JAC    AVAILABLE
QR Code
Description xvii, 372 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Summary "A character-driven narrative history about the nineteenth-century radicals--from Fanny Wright and Henry David Thoreau to John Brown and William Lloyd Garrison--who demanded that the United States live up to its revolutionary ideals, and what their successes and failures can teach us today"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-358) and index.
Subject Radicals -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Biography.
Social reformers -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Biography.
United States -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
United States -- History -- 1815-1861.
United States -- History -- 1849-1877.
ISBN 9780525573098 (hardcover)
Patron reviews: add a review
Click for more information
No one has rated this material

You can...
- Find similar reads
- Add a review
- Sign-up for Newsletter
- Suggest a purchase
- Can't find what you want?
More Information