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Giant's Causeway : Frederick Douglass's Irish odyssey and the making of an American visionary / Tom Chaffin.

Author/Creator:
Chaffin, Tom, author.
Publication:
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (362 pages) : illustrations, maps, portraits
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Subjects:
African American abolitionists -- Biography.
African American orators -- Biography.
Ireland -- Description and travel.
Ireland -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century.
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 -- Travel -- Ireland.
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 -- Relations with Irish.
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 -- Political and social views.
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 -- Oratory.
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Preface: Great Brunswick Street
Chronology
Prologue: Commercial Wharf
Part I. Republican slavery to monarchial freedom, Atlantic world, August 1845
"They need no credentials"
RMS Cambria
"Throw him overboard"
Part III. Ireland, August 1845-January 1846
Dublin
Friend Webb
A storm over Drayton
The Liberator
Cork
The apostle of temperance
Limerick
Belfast
"The half has not been told"
Part III. Britain, January 1846-April 1847
Britain
"Lonely pilgrimage"
RMS Cambria redux
"This piteous storm"
America, 1847-1865
"I am now buying type"
"Mr. Editor, if you please"
"Ourselves alone"
"Self-made man"
"Abolition war"
Part V. Reckonings, Atlantic world and beyond, 1865-1895
"Traced like a wounded man, by the blood"
Denouements
Janus days
"A height above the work and the world"
A note on sources.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
0-8139-3611-X
OCLC:
896826742