Black Puritan, Black Republican: The Life and Thought of Lemuel Haynes

Title

Black Puritan, Black Republican: The Life and Thought of Lemuel Haynes

Department

History

Document Type

Book

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Description

Born in Connecticut, Lemuel Haynes was first an indentured servant, then a soldier in the Continental Army, and, in 1785, an ordained congregational minister. Haynes's writings constitute the fullest record of a black man's religion, social thought, and opposition to slavery in the late-18th and early-19th century. Drawing on both published and rare unpublished sources, John Saillant here offers the first comprehensive study of Haynes and his thought.

ISBN

978-0195157178

Publication Date

2003

Publisher

Oxford University Press

City

New York

Disciplines

Political History | United States History

Citation for published book

Saillant, John. Black Puritan, Black Republican : The Life and Thought of Lemuel Haynes, 1753-1833 / John Saillant. New York: Oxford UP, 2003. Print. Religion in America Ser. (Oxford University Press).

Black Puritan, Black Republican: The Life and Thought of Lemuel Haynes

http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/58992281

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