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Was john brown a hero?

John brown was a hero .He faut for what he believed in and that's all that matters. (So did Hitler and the Al Qaeda skyjackers!) He murdered a number of people over their (MORE)
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What made John Brown famous?

John Brown was an abolitionist and the 1859 Harper's Ferry raid is  what he is most known for. John Brown kidnapped local citizens in  Harper's Ferry and attempted to led a (MORE)

Was john brown a hero or terrorist?

One man's terrorist may be another man's hero, but nothing in subsequent history can justify the arming of slaves for a nationwide rebellion.   It was a totally irresponsib (MORE)
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Why was john brown hung?

John Brown was an abolitionist who was charged with treason, murder  and insurrection. He was hanged on December 2, 1859.

What did John Brown do?

John Brown (May 9, 1800-December 2, 1859) opposed the slave holding practices of the Southern states in the 19th century. Specifically, he was such a fervent abolitionist th (MORE)

What did john brown do at Harper's ferry?

John Brown was an abolitionist who had fought in Kansas and Missouri. In 1859, he planned to free and arm slaves in Virginia, and thereby disrupt the institution of slavery in (MORE)

Why did John Brown go to jail?

Harper's Ferry John Brown went to jail because of his attack on Harper's Ferry. Some of the army found him the next day and captured him. They held him in jail for a few hours (MORE)

Who influenced john brown on his raid?

Most likely he was inflluenced by: 1 -the insurrectionary ideas expressed of Count Charles Bianco of Saint-Jorioz, who in 1830s had published in Europa a treatise focused on t (MORE)