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The Abolitionists

  • Aired: 02/07/2013
  • 27:24
  • Rating: NR
They turned a despised fringe movement into a force that literally changed America… joining us to talk about the abolitionist movement across the U.S. and Ohio’s involvement is Dr. Scott Martin, professor of History and American Culture Studies and chair of the Department of History at Bowling Green State University
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Discussion about the abolitionist movement
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