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Quarles, Benjamin

Overview
Works: 71 works in 378 publications in 4 languages and 21,131 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Sources  Juvenile works  Personal narratives  Dictionaries  Biography‡vDictionaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Software 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Composer, Author of introduction
Classifications: E449, B
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Most widely held works about Benjamin Quarles
 
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The Negro in the American Revolution by Benjamin Quarles( Book )
31 editions published between 1961 and 1998 in English and held by 2,641 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
The Negro in the making of America by Benjamin Quarles( Book )
70 editions published between 1964 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 2,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Today's civil rights struggle and its three century background as seen by a famous Negro historian"--Cover
Frederick Douglass by Benjamin Quarles( Book )
25 editions published between 1948 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,404 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 Civil War by Benjamin Quarles( Book )
37 editions published between 1953 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,140 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 )
24 editions published between 1969 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,060 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( )
6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lincoln and the Negro by Benjamin Quarles( Book )
17 editions published between 1961 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,461 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 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1. Seed from West Africa; 2.The revolutionary War Period; 3. Slavery's Lenghtning Shadow; 4. Negroes without Masters; 5. Abolitionism and the Crisis of the Fifties; 6. Day of Freedom; 7. The Burdens of Reconstruction; 8. A Time of Transition; 9. The Negro stands up; 10. Reaction and Renaissance; 11. The Negro in a time of Democratic Crisis; 12. The Last Mile to Freedom
Allies for freedom; Blacks and John Brown by Benjamin Quarles( Book )
6 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Black American; a documentary history by Leslie H Fishel( Book )
17 editions published between 1967 and 1976 in English and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blacks on John Brown by Benjamin Quarles( Book )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1989 in English and held by 892 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 )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Short biographies of four black leaders whose beliefs and achievements are important in the history of black Americans
Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass by Frederick Douglass( )
35 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annotation Written more than a century ago by Frederick Douglass, a former slave who went on to become a famous orator, U.S. minister, and a leader of his people, this masterpiece is one of the most eloquent indictments of slavery ever recorded. Douglass's shocking narrative takes the reader into the world of the South's antebellum plantations and reveals the daily terrors he suffered as a slave, shedding invaluable light on one of the most unjust periods in the history of America. Published for the first time as a Signet Classic
The Black American; a brief documentary history by Leslie H Fishel( Book )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black history's antebellum origins by Benjamin Quarles( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quest for equality, 1910 to present ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Afro-American history series ( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black history's diversified clientele by Benjamin Quarles( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave : written by himself by Frederick Douglass( Book )
11 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The black man in the Civil War ( Recording )
in English and held by 16 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
 
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Alternative Names
クアレルズ, ベンジャミン
Languages
English (313)
Portuguese (2)
Japanese (2)
Persian (1)
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