From peace to freedom: Quaker rhetoric and the birth of American antislavery, 1657-1761
In the first book to investigate in detail the origins of antislavery thought and rhetoric within the Society of Friends, Brycchan Carey shows how the Quakers turned against slavery in the first half of the eighteenth century and became the first organization to take a stand against the slave trade....
|Main Author:||Carey, Brycchan, 1967-|
New Haven [Conn.] :
Yale University Press,