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Call # F213 .E34 2002
Author Egerton, Douglas R
Title Rebels, reformers, & revolutionaries : collected essays and second thoughts / Douglas R. Egerton
Imprint New York : Routledge, 2002
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Descript. xiv, 254 p. ; 24 cm
Series Crosscurrents in African American history
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Slavery -- Political aspects -- Southern States -- History
Slaves -- Southern States -- Political activity -- History
Slave insurrections -- Southern States -- History
African American social reformers -- Southern States -- History
Social reformers -- Southern States -- History
Revolutionaries -- Southern States -- History
Southern States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865
Southern States -- Race relations -- Political aspects
Southern States -- Social conditions
Alt Title Rebels, reformers and revolutionaries
OCLC # 48627742 51069795
Table of Contents
Pt. IRebels1
 Ch. 1Black Independence Struggles and the Tale of Two Revolutions3
 Ch. 2An Upright Man21
 Ch. 3Gabriel's Conspiracy and the Election of 180039
 Ch. 4Fly Across the River: The Easter Slave Conspiracy of 180257
 Ch. 5"Why They Did Not Preach Up This Thing": Denmark Vesey and Revolutionary Theology75
Pt. IIReformers91
 Ch. 6Charles Fenton Mercer and Public Education in Virginia93
 Ch. 7"Its Origin is Not a Little Curious": A New Look at the American Colonization Society107
 Ch. 8An Update on Jacksonian Historiography: The Biographies121
 Ch. 9Markets Without a Market Revolution: Southern Planters and Capitalism135
 Ch. 10Averting a Crisis: The Proslavery Critique of the American Colonization Society147
Pt. IIIRevolutionaries161
 Ch. 11The Tricolor in Black and White: The French Revolution in Jefferson's Virginia163
 Ch. 12A Matter of Blood: Thomas Jefferson and the Hemings Family175