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A legal history of slavery in the United States

Author: Robert B Shaw
Publisher: Potsdam, N.Y. (18 Cedar St., Potsdam 13676) : Northern Press, ©1991.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shaw, Robert B.
Legal history of slavery in the United States.
Potsdam, N.Y. (18 Cedar St., Potsdam 13676) : Northern Press, ©1991
(OCoLC)743494216
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert B Shaw
OCLC Number: 23009134
Description: 306 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Inception of slavery in the southern colonies --
Origins of slavery in the north --
Variant forms of servitude --
How people become slaves --
Who could be help as a slave --
Indian slavery --
Manumission --
Claims for freedom based upon unjust servitude --
Legal status of slaves --
Crime and punishment among slaves --
Children of slaves for a term or slaves held by life tenants --
The domestic slave trade --
The international slave trade --
Slavery in the District of Columbia --
The fugitive slave controversy --Extinction of slavery in the north --
Abolition in the south and its legal aftermath --
Appendix: Value of money 1800-1860 relative to 1990 prices.
Responsibility: by Robert B. Shaw.

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