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  • Slavery

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gad Heuman, Trevor Burnard

    Serious research in and around the history—and contemporary reality—of slavery is very wide-ranging, and flourishes as never before. This new four-volume collection from Routledge’s acclaimed series, Critical Concepts in Historical Studies, meets the need for a reference work to help users make…

    Hardback – 2013-09-27
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

  • Abolitionist Places

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martha Schoolman, Jared Hickman

    From David Brion Davis's The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Revolution to Paul Gilroy's The Black Atlantic, some of the most influential conceptualizations of the Atlantic World have taken the movements of individuals and transnational organizations working to advocate the abolition of slavery as…

    Hardback – 2013-03-19
    Routledge

  • Encyclopedia of Emancipation and Abolition in the Transatlantic World

    1st Edition

    By Junius P. Rodriguez

    The struggle to abolish slavery is one of the grandest quests - and central themes - of modern history. These movements for freedom have taken many forms, from individual escapes, violent rebellions, and official proclamations to mass organizations, decisive social actions, and major wars. Every…

    Hardback – 2007-11-15
    Routledge

  • Longman Companion to Slavery, Emancipation and Civil Rights

    1st Edition

    By Harry Harmer

    This Companion provides the essential background to the defining fate of the African diaspora in the Americas and the Caribbean from the 15th to the 20th centuries. Central to the book are detailed chronologies on the development and decline of the slave trade, slavery in colonial North and South…

    Paperback – 2001-06-08
    Routledge
    Longman Companions To History

  • Slavery and Slaving in World History: A Bibliography, 1900-91: v. 2

    A Bibliography, 1900-91, 1st Edition

    By David Y Miller

    This two-volume set is a bibliography on the history of slavery, covering the years 1900 through 1996. Listings are from all Western European languages, with the principal sections organized by political/geographical frameworks of the enslavers.…

    Paperback – 1998-01-31
    Routledge

  • Slavery and Freedom Among Early American Workers

    1st Edition

    By Graham Russell Hodges

    Covering a chronological span from the seventeenth century to the Civil War, the book reunites black and labor history, including such major topics as the formation of slavery in the North, the American Revolution, blacks and the Workingmen's Movement, and interracial marriage before the Civil War.…

    Paperback – 1998-01-31
    Routledge

  • Slavery and Slaving in World History: A Bibliography, 1900-91: v. 1

    A Bibliography, 1900-91, 2nd Edition

    By David Y Miller

    This bibliography of 20th century literature focuses on slavery and slave-trading from ancient times through the 19th century. It contains over 10,000 entries, with the principal sections organizing works by the political/geographical frameworks of the enslavers.…

    Hardback – 1998-01-31
    Routledge

  • From African to Yankee

    Narratives of Slavery and Freedom in Antebellum New England, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert J. Cottrol

    An anthology of five of the best autobiographical narratives detailing black life in New England in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The volume is accompanied by Cottrol's introduction, which discusses their significance and the window that they open on the lives of black New…

    Paperback – 1997-12-31
    Routledge

  • John Brown

    1st Edition

    By W. E. B. DuBois

    First published in 1909, W.E.B. Du Bois's biography of abolitionist John Brown is a literary and historical classic. With a rare combination of scholarship and passion, Du Bois defends Brown against all detractors who saw him as a fanatic, fiend, or traitor. Brown emerges as a rich personality,…

    Paperback – 1996-12-31
    Routledge

  • Serfdom and Slavery

    Studies in Legal Bondage, 1st Edition

    By M. L. Bush

    Serfdom and Slavery compares the two forms of legal servitude in cultures in Western civilization, in Europe and the New World from ancient times to the modern period. Within a tightly controlled framework of general contextual chapters followed by specific case studies, a distinguished team of…

    Paperback – 1996-08-20
    Routledge

  • Slavery and the Founders

    Dilemmas of Jefferson and His Contemporaries, 1st Edition

    This text studies the attitudes of the founding "fathers" toward slavery. Specifically, it examines the views of Thomas Jefferson reflected in his life and writings and those of other founders as expressed in the Northwest Ordinance, the Constitutional Convention and the Constitution itself, and…

    Paperback – 1995-11-15
    Routledge

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