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Author Moniz, Amanda B., author

Title From empire to humanity : the American Revolution and the origins of humanitarianism / Amanda B. Moniz
Published New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2016
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Summary 'From Empire to Humanity' tells the story of a generation of American and British activists who transformed humanitarianism as they adjusted to being foreigners in the wake of the American Revolution
Notes Previously issued in print: 2016
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Audience Specialized
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on June 2, 2016)
Subject Humanitarianism -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Humanitarianism -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Humanitarianism -- West Indies, British -- History -- 18th century.
Social reformers -- History -- 18th century.
Political activists -- History -- 18th century.
Physicians -- Political activity -- History -- 18th century.
Imperialism -- Social aspects -- History -- 18th century.
Cosmopolitanism -- History -- 18th century.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Social aspects.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Influence.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780190240387 (ebook)