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Distant freedom : St Helena and the abolition of the slave trade, 1840-1872

Author: Andrew Pearson
Publisher: Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, [2016]
Series: Liverpool studies in international slavery, 10.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is a study of the remote South Atlantic island of St Helena and its role in the abolition of the slave trade.
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Pearson, Andrew.
Distant freedom : ""St Helena and the abolition of the slave trade, 1840-1872"".
Oxford : Liverpool University Press, ©2016
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Pearson
ISBN: 9781781383858 1781383855 9781781383957 1781383952
OCLC Number: 978511585
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 314)
Contents: Cover; Contents; Figures; Tables; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. A Place of Immense Advantage ; 2. London and Jamestown ; 3. Sailortown; 4. Life and Death in the Depots; 5. 'All, all, without avail': Medicine and the Liberated Africans; 6. After 'Liberation' ; 7. Island Lives; Conclusion; Appendix One; Appendix Two; Appendix Three; Appendix Four; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Liverpool studies in international slavery, 10.
Responsibility: Andrew Pearson.

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