Books tagged: abolition movement

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A Woman of Consequence
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,310. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"Once, I ruled this world . . ." Daphne knew what a trip back to Cumberland County could mean- her beloved Aunt Jane was ill enough to ensure a share of heartache. But a chance meeting with an old friend sparks memories that can no longer be pushed away. A friend lost, back before the great war that nearly tore the Union asunder- Daphne must face the truth. Join her on this amazing journey.
The Bonnie Blue Ribbon: Chronicles of the Cumberland Guard Book 1
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Series: The Chronicles of the Cumberland Guard, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,430. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
“I will tell you a truth . . .I do not think the war will ever end." The Cumberland Guard was a state militia, filled with veterans of the war with Mexico. When the opportunity for real combat arose, they were swift to answer, but no one could have foretold the consequences. Experience the first days of our nation’s greatest conflict through the eyes of Daphne Harrison and others in the Guard.
Gallant Deception: Chronicles of the Cumberland Guard Book 2
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Series: The Chronicles of the Cumberland Guard, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
There are those who would serve their country, but the country doesn't want them. In this second book of the Cumberland Guard, follow the lesser told side of the Civil War-- its less than honest warriors. After the split of the Guard, the Eastern branch begins to gather some highly unusual recruits in Ameritus Hayes, "Lucky Lane" Hickok, and . . . another Billie Crum? Just what is going on here?
Benevolent Designs: The Countess and the General: George Washington, Selina Countess of Huntingdon, their correspondence, & the evangelizing of America
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Series: Bapton Books History Selections. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,520. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013 by Bapton Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
The correspondence between Selina, Countess of Huntingdon, the Methodist sponsor, and her distant cousin George Washington in the 1780s shaped American immigration policy, the Westward Expansion, attitudes towards slavery and Native American rights, and religious pluralism. This is its history, in context.
Benjamin Lundy's Last Walk
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
One man’s story of the struggle to help end slavery. His life was an example to other abolitionists. Slaves came to him in the dark of the night to plead for help. Every waking moment his goal was before him. Anti-slavery societies used his ideas before the Civil War. Lundy was a mentor to many abolitionists.