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A Documentary history of slavery in North America

Author: Willie Lee Rose
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1976.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Documenting multiple aspects of slavery and its development in North America, this collection provides more than one hundred excerpts from personal accounts, songs, legal documents, diaries, letters, and other written sources. The book assembles a portrayal of the day-to-day connections between, and among, slaves and their owners across more than two centuries of subjugation and resistance, despair and hope.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Sources
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Documentary history of slavery in North America.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1976
(OCoLC)568746900
Online version:
Documentary history of slavery in North America.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1976
(OCoLC)607837222
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Willie Lee Rose
ISBN: 0195019768 9780195019766 0195019784 9780195019780 082032065X 9780820320656
OCLC Number: 2018110
Notes: Includes songs.
Description: xvi, 537 pages : illustrations, music ; 24 cm
Contents: Slavery in the English colonies of North America --
Slavery survives the American Revolution --
Revolts, plots, and rumors of plots --
Slaves on the block ... slave on the road --
The slave and the law --
The slave's protest : resistance short of rebellion --
The slave's work --
Master and man --
Men, women, and children --
After hours ... beliefs and amusements.
Responsibility: edited with commentary by Willie Lee Rose.

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Documenting slavery and its development in North America, this work provides excerpts from personal accounts, songs, legal documents, diaries, letters, and other written sources. It portrays the  Read more...

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