The Moment of Decision: Biographical Essays on American Character and Regional Identity

By Randall M. Miller; John R. McKivigan et al. | Go to book overview

About the Contributors
John Cimprich is Associate Professor of History at Thomas More College. He is the author of Slavery's End in Tennessee, 1861-1865 and articles in the Journal of American History, Civil War History, and elsewhere. He presently is writing a biography of George H. Thomas.
Hugh Davis is Professor of History at Southern Connecticut State University and the author of Joshua Leavitt: Evangelical Abolitionist. He presently is working on a biography of Leonard Bacon.
Peter P. Hinks is Associate Editor of the Frederick Douglass Papers at Yale University. His book "We Must and Shall Be Free": David Walker, Evangelicalism, and the Problem of Antebellum Black Resistance is forthcoming.
Sylvan H. Kesilman, who formerly taught at Old Dominion University and other colleges, now teaches history and coordinates social studies in the school district of Philadelphia. He has written for Ohio History.
John R. McKivigan, Associate Professor of History at West Virginia University and Associate Editor of the Frederick Douglass Papers at Yale University, is the author of The War against Proslavery Religion: Abolitionism and Northern Churches, 1830-1865. He currently is writing a biography of James Redpath.
Randall M. Miller, Professor of History at Saint Joseph's University, is the author and editor of numerous books, including "Dear Master":

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