skip to content
Tobacco and slaves : the development of southern cultures in the Chesapeake, 1680-1800 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Tobacco and slaves : the development of southern cultures in the Chesapeake, 1680-1800

Author: Allan Kulikoff; Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.)
Publisher: Chapel Hill : Published for the Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia by the University of North Carolina Press, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This book is a major reinterpretation of the economic and political transformation of Chesapeake society from 1680 to 1800. Building upon massive archival research in Maryland and Virginia, the author provides a comprehensive study of changing social relations--among both blacks and whites--in the eighteenth-century South. He links his arguments about class, gender, and race to the later social history of the South  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kulikoff, Allan.
Tobacco and slaves.
Chapel Hill : Published for the Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia by the University of North Carolina Press, ©1986
(OCoLC)654812663
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Allan Kulikoff; Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.)
ISBN: 080781671X 9780807816714 0807842249 9780807842249
OCLC Number: 12081526
Description: xviii, 449 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. 1. The political economy of tobacco. From outpost to slave society, 1620-1700 --
Land and labor in the household economy, 1680-1800 --
The troubles with tobacco, 1700-1750 --
The perils of prosperity, 1740-1800 --
pt. 2. White society. The origins of domestic patriarchy among white families --
From neighborhood to kin group : the development of a clan system --
The rise of the Chesapeake gentry --
pt. 3. Black society. From Africa to the Chesapeake : origins of black society --
Beginnings of the Afro-American family --
Slavery and segregation : race relations in the Chesapeake --
Afterword : the birth of the Old South.
Responsibility: Allan Kulikoff.

Abstract:

Tobacco and Slaves: The Development of Southern Cultures in the Chesapeake, 1680-1800  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

A sweeping synthesis of early Chesapeake history focused on the origins of a distinctive southern way of life.Paul G. E. Clemens, Rutgers University

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(31)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/12081526>
library:oclcnum"12081526"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/12081526>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
<http://viaf.org/viaf/127404175>
rdf:typeschema:Organization
schema:name"Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.)"
schema:copyrightYear"1986"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"1986"
schema:description"This book is a major reinterpretation of the economic and political transformation of Chesapeake society from 1680 to 1800. Building upon massive archival research in Maryland and Virginia, the author provides a comprehensive study of changing social relations--among both blacks and whites--in the eighteenth-century South. He links his arguments about class, gender, and race to the later social history of the South and to larger patterns of American development."@en
schema:description"pt. 1. The political economy of tobacco. From outpost to slave society, 1620-1700 -- Land and labor in the household economy, 1680-1800 -- The troubles with tobacco, 1700-1750 -- The perils of prosperity, 1740-1800 -- pt. 2. White society. The origins of domestic patriarchy among white families -- From neighborhood to kin group : the development of a clan system -- The rise of the Chesapeake gentry -- pt. 3. Black society. From Africa to the Chesapeake : origins of black society -- Beginnings of the Afro-American family -- Slavery and segregation : race relations in the Chesapeake -- Afterword : the birth of the Old South."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4711456>
schema:genre"History."@en
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Tobacco and slaves : the development of southern cultures in the Chesapeake, 1680-1800"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.