From Peace to Freedom

Quaker Rhetoric and the Birth of American Antislavery, 1657-1761
Author(s): 
Carey, Brycchan
ISBN: 
9780300180770
Date published: 
November 2012
Hardback
Price: 
£25.00
Pages: 
256

Intends to investigate the development of antislavery thought and rhetoric within the Society of Friends. Through meticulous examination of the earliest writings of the Friends, the author reveals the gradual transition the organization underwent in their