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Author Bruce, David (David S.)

Title The life of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton : extraordinary perseverance / David Bruce.

Publication Info. Lanham : Lexington Books, [2014]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (251 pages)
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "Principles early planted" -- Spitalfields -- "An inner light" -- Buxton and penal reform -- Buxton in Parliament, 1819-1822 -- Taking command, 1822-1829 -- Abolition and its aftermath, 1830-1838 -- "A holy cause:" the Niger expedition of 1841 -- Buxton in winter.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Buxton, Thomas Fowell, Sir, 1786-1845.
Social reformers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Abolitionists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Bruce, David. Life of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton : extraordinary perseverance. Lanham : Lexington Books, [2014] xxi, 227 pages 9780739183373 (DLC) 2013041558
ISBN 9780739183373 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780739183380 (electronic bk.)

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