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Freedom's Champion

Elijah Lovejoy

Freedom's Champion( )
Foreword by: Page, Clarence
Author: Simon, Paul
ISBN:978-0-8093-1940-4
Publication Date:Nov 1994
Publisher:Southern Illinois University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $30.00
Book Description:

In this revised edition of his earlier biography, Paul Simon provides an inspiring account of the life and work of Elijah Lovejoy, an avid abolitionist in the 1830s and the first martyr to freedom of the press in the United States.

Lovejoy was a native New Englander, the son of a Congregational minister. He came to the Midwest in 1827 in pursuit of a teaching career and succeeded in running his own school for two years in St. Louis. Teaching failed to challenge...
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Book Details
Pages:206
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Religious
History / United States / State & Local / Midwest (Ia, Il, In, Ks, Mi, Mn, Mo, Nd, Ne, Oh, Sd, Wi)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 0.63 Inches
Book Weight:1.01 Pounds



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