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His Brother's Blood: Speeches and Writings 1838-64by Lovejoy, Owen and Moore, William F. and Moore Jane Ann, Editors
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Retail Price: $50.00
Issue: Summer 2005
The murder of his abolitionist brother, Elijah, spurred Owen Lovejoy to dedicate his work to fighting slavery with a hybrid of religion and politics. The Illinoisan served in Congress and was a link between the Radical Republicans and President Lincoln. This volume is the first comprehensive collection of Owen Lovejoy's writings.