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After Slavery

Emancipation and its Discontents

Edited by Howard Temperley

© 2001 – Routledge

320 pages

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A collection of essays in which every contributor focuses upon some aspect of slave emancipation with the aim of assessing to what extent the outcome met with expectation. The hopes and disappointments that characterized the transition from slavery to freedom are depicted.

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African History Vol 43

"a very useful summary of events in these areas and research on them…provides an interesting discussion of the differences between the "colonial" and "protectorate" models of abolition.

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Routledge Studies in Slave and Post Slave Societies

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HISTORY / General