Freedom's prophet : Bishop Richard Allen, the AMR Church, and the Black founding fathers

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Main Author: Newman, Richard S.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : New York University Press, c2008.
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245 1 0 |a Freedom's prophet :  |b Bishop Richard Allen, the AMR Church, and the Black founding fathers  |c Richard S. Newman 
260 |a New York :  |b New York University Press,  |c c2008. 
300 |a xiii, 359 p. :  |b ill. ;  |c 24 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-340) and index. 
505 0 |a Introduction: A Black founder's many worlds -- "For zion's sake ... I will not rest" -- Gospel labors -- The year of the fever, part 1 : a (deceptively) simple narrative of the Black people -- The year of the fever, part 2 : Allen's antislavery appeal -- "We participate in common" : Allen's role as a Black mediator -- A liberating theology : establishing the AME Church -- Stay or go : Allen and African colonization -- Allen challenged : shadow politics and community conflict in the 1820s -- A Black founders' expanding visions -- Last rights -- Conclusion: Richard Allen and the soul of Black reform. 
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