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The temptation of St. Rosalie : portrait of a black slave owner

A portrait of a black slave owner. Free man of color Andrew Durnford owns a sugar plantation in Louisiana and is as hard on his slaves as whites. But his attitude to slavery differs, more akin to ancient Rome than New Orleans--slavery is a state, not a stigma
Print Book, English, ©1999
1st ed
Hansa-Hewlett Pub. Co., Kalamazoo, ©1999