Denmark Vesey s Bible

This book PDF is perfect for those who love Biography & Autobiography genre, written by Jeremy Schipper and published by Princeton University Press which was released on 22 February 2022 with total hardcover pages 216. You could read this book directly on your devices with pdf, epub and kindle format, check detail and related Denmark Vesey s Bible books below.

Denmark Vesey s Bible
Author : Jeremy Schipper
File Size : 41,8 Mb
Publisher : Princeton University Press
Language : English
Release Date : 22 February 2022
ISBN : 9780691192864
Pages : 216 pages
DOWNLOAD

Denmark Vesey s Bible by Jeremy Schipper Book PDF Summary

"This book provides a historical reconstruction of a famous trial in the antebellum American South in which the Bible was invoked alternatively by the prosecution and the defense as both a pro- and antislavery text"--

Denmark Vesey s Bible

"This book provides a historical reconstruction of a famous trial in the antebellum American South in which the Bible was invoked alternatively by the prosecution and the defense as both a pro- and antislavery text"--

DOWNLOAD
Denmark Vesey s Bible

A timely and provocative account of the Bible’s role in one of the most consequential episodes in the history of slavery On July 2, 1822, Denmark Vesey, a formerly enslaved man, was hanged in Charleston, South Carolina. He was convicted of plotting what might have been the largest insurrection against slaveholders

DOWNLOAD
The Bible in American Law and Politics

While scholars increasingly recognize the importance of religion throughout American history, The Bible in American Law and Politics is the first reference book to focus on the key role that the Bible has played in American public life. In considering revolting from Great Britain, Americans contemplated whether this was consistent

DOWNLOAD
African Americans and the Bible

Perhaps no other group of people has been as much formed by biblical texts and tropes as African Americans. From literature and the arts to popular culture and everyday life, the Bible courses through black society and culture like blood through veins. Despite the enormous recent interest in African American

DOWNLOAD
Reimagining Hagar

Reimagining Hagar illustrates that while interpretations of Hagar as Black are not frequent within the entire history of her interpretation, such interpretations are part of strategies to emphasize elements of Hagar's story in order to associate or disassociate her from particular groups. It considers how interpreters engage markers of difference,

DOWNLOAD
Every Leaf  Line  and Letter

Christians within evangelicalism have always had a high regard for the Bible. How has the eternal Word of God been received across various races, age groups, genders, nations, and eras? This collection of historical studies focuses on evangelicals' defining uses—and abuses—of Scripture, from Great Britain to the Global

DOWNLOAD
The Bible in History

In this book, David Kling traces the fascinating story of how specific biblical texts have at different times emerged to be the inspiration of movements that have changed the course of history.

DOWNLOAD
Denmark Vesey

In a remarkable feat of historical detective work, David Robertson illuminates the shadowy figure who planned a slave rebellion so daring that, if successful, it might have changed the face of the antebellum South. This is the story of a man who, like Nat Turner, Marcus Garvey, and Malcolm X,

DOWNLOAD