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The furnace of affliction: prisons & religion in antebellum America

Introduction -- The prison as garden, 1796-1804 -- The furnace of affliction, 1805-1823 -- The furnace at Auburn, 1816-1827 -- The furnace at Sing Sing, 1828-1839 -- The furnace transformed, 1840-1847 -- The prison as hell, 1848-1860 -- Epilogue

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Main Author: Graber, Jennifer
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Chapel Hill, N.C University of North Carolina Press c2011
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Summary:Introduction -- The prison as garden, 1796-1804 -- The furnace of affliction, 1805-1823 -- The furnace at Auburn, 1816-1827 -- The furnace at Sing Sing, 1828-1839 -- The furnace transformed, 1840-1847 -- The prison as hell, 1848-1860 -- Epilogue
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-222) and index
Physical Description:XII, 234 S. Ill. 25 cm
ISBN:0807834572
9780807834572
9781469622255