John Brown

Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid That Sparked the Civil War

Submitted by FHMaster on Fri, 01/20/2017 - 15:30

"Plotted in secret, launched in the dark, John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry was a pivotal moment in U.S. history. But few Americans know the true story of the men and women who launched a desperate strike at the slaveholding South. Now, Midnight Rising portrays Brown's uprising in vivid color, revealing a country on the brink of explosive conflict.