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Blacks of the land : Indian slavery, settler society, and the Portuguese colonial enterprise in South America

Author: John M Monteiro; Barbara Weinstein; James P Woodard
Publisher: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
Series: Cambridge Latin American studies, 112.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Beginning in the 1490s in the Caribbean, and through the slow demise of native slavery in North and South America over the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, millions of Amerindians were subjected to enslavement, captivity, and forced labor. Indian slavery was practiced across the Americas, at one point in time or another, in jurisdictions claimed by every European power that engaged in New World colonialism.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Electronic version :
Monteiro, John M.
Blacks of the land.
New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018
(OCoLC)1061308008
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John M Monteiro; Barbara Weinstein; James P Woodard
ISBN: 9781107114678 1107114675 9781107535183 1107535182
OCLC Number: 1048659189
Description: xxxii, 254 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: The transformation of indigenous São Paulo in the sixteenth century --
Backcountry incursions and the expansion of the labor force --
The granary of Brazil --
The regime of personal service --
Masters and Indians --
The roots of rural poverty --
The final years of Indian slavery.
Series Title: Cambridge Latin American studies, 112.
Responsibility: John M. Monteiro ; edited and translated by James Woodard, Barbara Weinstein.

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Professors Barbara Weinstein and James Woodard have translated John M. Monteiro's field-defining work from its original Portuguese into English. The book engages with themes central to slavery  Read more...

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