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American Antislavery Writings: Colonial Beginnings to Emancipation (The Library of America, 2012), edited by James G. Basker, president of the Gilder Lehrman Institute, offers a survey of unprecedented range and depth, reaching back to America’s colonial beginnings to tell the evolving story of the fight against slavery.

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