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The Resource Inhuman bondage : the rise and fall of slavery in the New World, David Brion Davis

Inhuman bondage : the rise and fall of slavery in the New World, David Brion Davis

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Inhuman bondage : the rise and fall of slavery in the New World
Title
Inhuman bondage
Title remainder
the rise and fall of slavery in the New World
Statement of responsibility
David Brion Davis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.3/62097
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E441
LC item number
.D2495 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Inhuman bondage : the rise and fall of slavery in the New World, David Brion Davis
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-413) and index
Contents
The Amistad test of law and justice -- The ancient foundations of modern slavery -- The origins of anti-Black racism in the New World -- How Africans became integral to New World history -- The Atlantic slave system : Brazil and the Caribbean -- Slavery in Colonial North America -- The problem of slavery in the American Revolution -- The impact of the French and Haitian revolutions -- Slavery in the nineteenth-century South I : from contradiction to defense -- Slavery in the nineteenth-century south II -- Some nineteenth-century slave conspiracies and revolts -- Explanations of British abolitionism -- Abolitionism in America -- The politics of slavery in the United States -- The Civil War and slave emancipation
Control code
ocm62281901
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 440 p.
Isbn
9780195140736
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005031850
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)62281901
Label
Inhuman bondage : the rise and fall of slavery in the New World, David Brion Davis
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-413) and index
Contents
The Amistad test of law and justice -- The ancient foundations of modern slavery -- The origins of anti-Black racism in the New World -- How Africans became integral to New World history -- The Atlantic slave system : Brazil and the Caribbean -- Slavery in Colonial North America -- The problem of slavery in the American Revolution -- The impact of the French and Haitian revolutions -- Slavery in the nineteenth-century South I : from contradiction to defense -- Slavery in the nineteenth-century south II -- Some nineteenth-century slave conspiracies and revolts -- Explanations of British abolitionism -- Abolitionism in America -- The politics of slavery in the United States -- The Civil War and slave emancipation
Control code
ocm62281901
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 440 p.
Isbn
9780195140736
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005031850
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)62281901

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