John Brown: The Legend Revisited by Merrill D. Peterson

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February 28, 2015, 1:00 PM CT

From the TALK series, Before the Civil War
Discussion Leader: Gene T. Chavez

Peterson gives us Brown in his day, yet shows how the abolitionist's image, celebrated in art, literature, and journalism, has shed the infamy conferred by "Bleeding Kansas," becoming a symbol of American idealism to activists along the political spectrum. 172 pp.

Mount Hope Public Library
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Mount Hope, KS 67108-8804
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