An autobiographical account of the life of John Woolman, describing his travels in Africa, America and England. The work focuses on Woolman's arguments against slavery and his relationship with the Society of Friends.
The Church and Slavery attempts to reveal the evil of slavery through an understanding of the New-School Presbyterian church. Very little focus is put on interpretations of the Bible, unlike other books of this class.
Alexander McCaine argues his view that slavery is a righteous act, so says the Bible. This being provoked after Rev. T. Hicklin of Indiana called slavers thieves, robbers, and pirates; deserving of a pirates death at the General Conference of the...
John Price Durbin, a devout Methodist and college president, reflects on his recent tour of Europe. While making his observations, he comments on the moral state of the continent and the work of the Methodist Church there.