Soul By Soul

Author: Walter JOHNSON
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674039155
Size: 30.73 MB
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Soul by Soul tells the story of slavery in antebellum America by moving away from the cotton plantations and into the slave market itself, the heart of the domestic slave trade.

River Of Dark Dreams

Author: Walter Johnson
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674074904
Size: 14.91 MB
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River of Dark Dreams places the Cotton Kingdom at the center of worldwide webs of exchange and exploitation that extended across oceans and drove an insatiable hunger for new lands.

The Chattel Principle

Author: Walter Johnson
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300129472
Size: 23.34 MB
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This wide-ranging book presents the first comprehensive and comparative account of the slave trade within the nations and colonial systems of the Americas.

Roll Jordan Roll

Author: Eugene D. Genovese
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307772721
Size: 62.36 MB
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Roll, Jordan, Roll covers a vast range of subjects, from slave weddings and funerals, to the language, food, clothing, and labor of slaves, and places particular emphasis on religion as both a major battleground for psychological control ...

Slavery S Ghost

Author: Walter Johnson
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421403331
Size: 68.15 MB
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Written by three prominent historians of the period, Slavery’s Ghost forces readers to think critically about the way we study the past, the depth of racial prejudice, and how African Americans won and lost their freedom in nineteenth ...

Runaway Slaves

Author: John Hope Franklin
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 9780195084511
Size: 20.24 MB
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Presents details about plantation life before the Civil War when slaves frequently rebelled against their masters and escaped

Bondmen And Rebels

Author: David Barry Gaspar
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822313366
Size: 57.96 MB
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Using the large-scale Antigua slave conspiracy of 1736 as a window into that society, David Barry Gaspar explores the deeper interactive character of the relation between slave resistance and white control.

Many Thousands Gone

Author: Ira Berlin
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674020825
Size: 15.39 MB
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Many Thousands Gone traces the evolution of black society from the first arrivals in the early seventeenth century through the Revolution.

Out Of The House Of Bondage

Author: Thavolia Glymph
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107394279
Size: 19.25 MB
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This is a story of race and gender, nation and citizenship, freedom and bondage in the nineteenth century South; a big abstract story that is composed of equally big personal stories.