Fictional account of John Brown's crusade against slavery culminating in his band's raid on the armory at Harper's Ferry, Virginia, in 1859. Presented as lengthy letters by Owen Brown, John's son, in response to a history professor's inquiry about the abolitionist forty years after Brown's execution. c1998.
12100 Historical fiction Histoire (romans)
Antislavery movements -- United States -- Fiction.
Brown, John, 1800-1859 -- Fiction.
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) -- John Brown's Raid, 1859 -- History -- Fiction.