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Proslavery Britain : fighting for slavery in an era of abolition

Author: Paula E Dumas
Publisher: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Proslavery Britain tells the untold story of the fight to defend slavery in the British Empire at the height of the slavery debates. Drawing on a wide range of sources, from art and literature to propaganda and parliamentary papers, it explores the many ways in which slavery's defenders helped shape the processes of abolition and emancipation"--
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Dumas, Paula E.
Proslavery Britain : fighting for slavery in an era of abolition.
New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2016
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paula E Dumas
ISBN: 9781137558589 113755858X 9781349720668 1349720666 1137578203 9781137578204
OCLC Number: 945198420
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction --
The proslavery position --
Proslavery in print --
Proslavery arts and culture --
Proslavery politics and the slave trade --
Proslavery politics after abolition --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Paula E. Dumas.

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This book tells the untold story of the fight to defend slavery in the British Empire. It finds that proslavery arguments and rhetoric were carefully crafted to justify slavery, defend the colonies,  Read more...

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