The Resource Life of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton : Extraordinary Perseverance, (electronic resource)

Life of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton : Extraordinary Perseverance, (electronic resource)

Label
Life of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton : Extraordinary Perseverance
Title
Life of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton
Title remainder
Extraordinary Perseverance
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Life of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton is a biography of one of Great Britains most prominent social activists and examines his quest to improve humanity during the first half of the nineteenth century. Using Buxtons Memoirs and personal papers, as well as the writings of his friends and contemporaries, David Bruce paints a full portrait of an idealistic businessman driven by religious conviction and national pride who tried to influence the destiny of his country
Dewey number
326/.8092
Index
index present
LC call number
HV28.B8
LC item number
B78 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Life of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton : Extraordinary Perseverance, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Principles early planted -- Spitalfields -- An inner light -- Buxton and penal reform -- Buxton in Parliament, 1819-1822 -- Taking command, 1822-1829 -- Abolition and its aftermath, 1830-1838 -- A holy cause: the Niger expedition of 1841 -- Buxton in winter
Control code
ocn865656958
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
551548
Label
Life of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton : Extraordinary Perseverance, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Principles early planted -- Spitalfields -- An inner light -- Buxton and penal reform -- Buxton in Parliament, 1819-1822 -- Taking command, 1822-1829 -- Abolition and its aftermath, 1830-1838 -- A holy cause: the Niger expedition of 1841 -- Buxton in winter
Control code
ocn865656958
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
551548

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