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Charles Sumner.

by Storey, Moorfield

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Published by Houghton in Boston .
Written in English

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  • Sumner, Charles

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    SeriesAmerican Statesmen, ed. by John T. Morse
    The Physical Object
    Pagination466 p.
    Number of Pages466
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23285819M

    Williams, Charles S. (Charles Sumner), and Orville A. Becklund Published by Wiley-Interscience () ISBN ISBN National Archives. Senator Charles Sumner of Massachusetts made a name for himself as an advocate of liberal causes. His outspoken support of abolition and the rights of emancipated blacks, and Author: American Experience.

    Explore books by Charles Sumner with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ Two books combined in one, Charles Sumner and the Coming of the Civil War, and Charles Sumner and the Rights of Man. With a new introduction by the author. Near Fine. Softcover; red, white, and blue wraps with b/w photo of Sumner on front; pp.; plus index; illustrated in b/w throughout; very light wear to edges, else a clean, crisp copy.

    Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Lord Charles Sumner books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Charles Sumner. New York: Da Capo Press, A one volume, unabridged republication of Charles Sumner and the Coming of the Civil War() and Charles Sumner and the Rights of Man (), with new introduction by the author. ___. Charles Sumner and the Coming of the Civil War. Reprint. Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, ___.


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A graduate of Harvard Law School (), Sumner crusaded for many causes, including prison reform, world peace, and Horace Mann’s educational reforms.

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Orator and Massachusetts Senator Charles Sumner () was known for his deep commitment to the cause of civil rights and emerged as an antislavery leader in the late s. In this brilliant biography—a Pulitzer Prize—winning national bestseller—David Herbert Donald, Harvard professor emeritus, traces Sumner’s life as the nation careens toward civil war.

In a period when senators often exercised more influence than presidents, Senator Charles Sumner was one of the most powerful forces in the American government and remains one of the most controversial. This book unites Donald’s "Charles Sumner and the Coming of the Civil War" and "Charles Sumner and the Rights of Man" into a single volume biography of Charles Sumner.

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In the United States Senate, June 4, by Sumner, Charles 8 editions. In which we look at the caning of Senator Charles Sumner of Massachusetts by Congressman Preston Brooks of South Carolina on Our book recommendation for this episode is The Caning: The Assault That Drove America To Civil War by Stephen Puleo.

One of the most shocking and provocative events in American history, the caning of Charles Sumner by Preston Brooks destroyed. Charles Sumner will always be a foremost figure in our history. His name will be a name to conjure with. Whenever freedom is in peril; whenever justice is menaced, whenever the race, whose right he vindicated, shall be trodden under foot, those lips of stone, from the stately antechamber of the Senate, will again utter their high commands.

Charles Sumner grew up and lived for many years on the “back side” of Beacon Hill, home to many former and fugitive slaves and free blacks, who formed a supportive community. Sumner knew this community well and became close friends with a number of the leading black abolitionists in Boston.

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