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Author Graber, Jennifer, 1973-

Title The furnace of affliction [electronic resource] : prisons and religion in antebellum America / Jennifer Graber.

Imprint Chapel Hill [N.C.] : University of North Carolina Press, c2011.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 234 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The prison as garden, 1796-1804 -- The furnace of affliction, 1805-1823 -- The furnace at Auburn, 1816-1827 -- The furnace at Sing Sing, 1828-1839 -- The furnace transformed, 1840-1847 -- The prison as hell, 1848-1860.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Subject Religious work with prisoners -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Corrections -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Prisoners -- Religious life -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Protestantism -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780807834572 (alk. paper)
9780807877838 (e-book)

 
    
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