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Man’s Better Angels

Romantic Reformers and the Coming of the Civil War

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$29.95 • £23.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674659544

Publication Date: 04/10/2017

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328 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

Belknap Press

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  • Introduction
  • 1. George Ripley, Transcendentalist Dreamer
  • 2. Horace Greeley and the French Connection
  • 3. William B. Greene and the Allure of Mutualism
  • 4. Orson Squire Fowler: Reading the National Character, for a Price
  • 5. Mary Gove Nichols: Individual Health and Sovereignty
  • 6. Thoreau’s Nullification
  • 7. John Brown and the Bankruptcy of Conscience
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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