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Quarles, Benjamin

Overview
Works: 85 works in 482 publications in 4 languages and 23,390 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Sources  Autobiographies  Juvenile works  Bibliography  Abstracts  Periodicals  Bibliographies  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Composer, Author of introduction
Classifications: E449, B
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Most widely held works by Benjamin Quarles
The Negro in the American Revolution by Benjamin Quarles( Book )

45 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published by UNC Press in 1961, this classic work remains the most comprehensive history of the many and important roles played by African-Americans during the American Revolution. With this book, Benjamin Quarles added a new dimension to the military history of the Revolution and addressed for the first time the diplomatic repercussions created by the British evacuation of African Americans at the close of the war. The compelling narrative brings the Revolution to life by portraying how those tumultuous years were experienced by Americans at all levels of society
Frederick Douglass by Benjamin Quarles( Book )

26 editions published between 1948 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quarles presents Douglass's own words, the views of his contemporaries, and analyses in retrospect by leading historians and political scientists to create a three-fold perspective
The Negro in the making of America by Benjamin Quarles( Book )

84 editions published between 1964 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 2,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Today's civil rights struggle and its three century background as seen by a famous Negro historian"--Cover
The Negro in the Civil War by Benjamin Quarles( Book )

43 editions published between 1953 and 1989 in English and held by 2,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Quarles writes powerfully about the role of three-and-a-half million blacks in the South, who were impressed into non-combatant service - building forts and entrenchments, working in factories and mines. In the North, black Americans fought with distinction on the front lines, shedding blood for an ideal - emancipation ..."--Back cover
Black abolitionists by Benjamin Quarles( Book )

33 editions published between 1969 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Makes clear the extent to which Negroes were involved in planning the battle against slavery and examines the special concerns which they brought to the struggle
Black mosaic : essays in Afro-American history and historiography by Benjamin Quarles( )

10 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 2,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass : an American slave by Frederick Douglass( Book )

50 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in English and held by 1,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Lincoln and the Negro by Benjamin Quarles( Book )

26 editions published between 1961 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of Lincoln's thought on slavery and recounts the events leading to the Emancipation Proclamation
The Negro American; a documentary history by Leslie H Fishel( Book )

15 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the life of the plant breeder who developed many new trees, fruit, flowers, vegetables, grains, and grasses and improved many plants and trees aleady known
The Black American; a documentary history by Leslie H Fishel( Book )

24 editions published between 1967 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allies for freedom; Blacks and John Brown by Benjamin Quarles( Book )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blacks on John Brown by Benjamin Quarles( Book )

9 editions published between 1972 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lift every voice; the lives of Booker T. Washington, W.E.B. Du Bois, Mary Church Terrell, and James Weldon Johnson by Dorothy Sterling( Book )

5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short biographies of four black leaders whose beliefs and achievements are important in the history of black Americans
Black history's antebellum origins by Benjamin Quarles( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black history's diversified clientele by Benjamin Quarles( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quest for equality, 1910 to present( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The black man in the Civil War( Recording )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edgar Toppin and Benjamin Quarles discuss the impact of emancipation, the black desire to fight against slavery, and the influence of Frederick Douglass in assisting black participation in the war
Afro-American history series( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afro-American history : a bibliography by Dwight L Smith( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black abolitionists by Benjamin Quarles( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass : an American slave
Alternative Names
Benjamin Arthur Quarles American historian

Benjamin Arthur Quarles Amerikaans historicus (1904-1996)

Quarles, Benjamin Arthur

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The Negro in the making of AmericaThe Negro in the Civil WarBlack abolitionistsNarrative of the life of Frederick Douglass : an American slaveLincoln and the NegroAllies for freedom; Blacks and John Brown