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The slaveholding republic : an account of the United States government's relations to slavery

Author: Don E Fehrenbacher; Ward McAfee
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume analyses how the government of the United States effectively became an agent of the slaveholding interest, despite the fact that the nation had been founded upon ideals potentially hostile to the institution of slavery.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Fehrenbacher, Don Edward, 1920-
Slaveholding republic.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2001
(DLC) 00039197
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Don E Fehrenbacher; Ward McAfee
ISBN: 9780195158052 0195158059 9780195141771 0195141776 9780198032472 0198032471 1280655399 9781280655395 9780199849475 0199849471
OCLC Number: 560020410
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Awards: Winner of Winner of the 2002 Avery O. Craven Award of the Organization of American Historians Special Commendation, 2002 Frederick Douglass Book Prize.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 466 pages)
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: Preface --
Introduction --
Slavery and the founding of the republic --
Slavery in the national capital --
Slavery in American foreign relations --
African slave trade, 1789 to 1842 --
African slave trade, 1842 to 1862 --
Fugitive slave problem to 1850 --
Fugitive slave problem, 1850 to 1864 --
Slavery in the federal territories --
Republican revolution --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Don E. Fehrenbacher ; completed and edited by Ward M. McAfee.

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