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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Wright, Donald R.
African Americans in the early republic, 1789-1831.
Arlington Heights, Ill. : Harland Davidson, ©1993
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Donald R Wright
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL|
|Description:||1 online resource (xii, 252 pages) : maps.|
|Details:||Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.|
|Contents:||ch. 1. A second forced migration: Before cotton's ascendancy ; "Webs of woven wind" ; The great uprooting ; "The iron entered into my soul" --
ch. 2. The varying nature of life in slavery: Slave systems, work systems ; Urban and industrial slavery ; Living and dying in slavery ; The cycles of family and community ; Christianity among slaves --
ch. 3. An age of slave unrest: Gabriel's plot ; Denmark Vesey's conspiracy ; Nat Turner's rebellion ; Resisting and running away --
ch. 4. Free African Americans in a slave society: Freedom in the North ; Freedom in the South ; Freedom's struggle --
ch. 5. New directions: White racism and proslavery ; Colonization ; White antislavery sentiment ; Slavery in the limelight ; Black abolitionists --
|Series Title:||American history series (Arlington Heights, Ill.)|
|Responsibility:||Donald R. Wright.|