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From slavery to freedom : comparative studies in the rise and fall of Atlantic slavery

Author: Seymour Drescher
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Spanning more than two decades of debate on slavery and antislavery, this provocative volume by leading historian Seymour Drescher provides an in-depth comparative analysis of the transatlantic slave trade and abolition movements of nineteenth-century Europe and the Americas, and their ongoing impact on twentieth-century politics and race relations."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Seymour Drescher
ISBN: 081471918X 9780814719183 0333737482 9780333737484
OCLC Number: 39897280
Description: xxv, 454 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Capitalism and abolition: values and forces in Britain, 1783-1814 (1976) --
Two variants of anti-slavery: religious organizations and social mobilization in Britain and France, 1780-1870 (1980) --
Public opinion and the destruction of British colonial slavery (1982) --
The decline thesis of British slavery since Econocide (1986) --
Brazilian abolition in comparative perspective (1988) --
British way, French way: opinion building and revolution in the second French slave emancipation (1991) --
The long goodbye: Dutch capitalism and antislavery in comparative perspective (1994) --
Servile insurrection and John Brown's body in Europe (1993) --
The ending of the slave trade and the evolution of European scientific racism (1990) --
The Atlantic slave trade and the Holocaust: a comparative analysis (1996) --
The role of Jews in the transatlantic slave trade (1993) --
Eric Williams: British capitalism and British slavery (1987) --
Capitalism and Slavery after fifty years (1997) --
Free labor vs. slave labor: the British and Caribbean cases (1999).
Responsibility: Seymour Drescher ; foreword by Stanley L. Engerman.
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"Spanning more than two decades of debate on slavery and antislavery, this provocative volume by leading historian Seymour Drescher provides an in-depth comparative analysis of the transatlantic slave trade and abolition movements of nineteenth-century Europe and the Americas, and their ongoing impact on twentieth-century politics and race relations."--Jacket.

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