From slavery to freedom in Brazil : Bahia, 1835-1900 (Book, 2006) []
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From slavery to freedom in Brazil : Bahia, 1835-1900

From slavery to freedom in Brazil : Bahia, 1835-1900

Author: Dale Torston Graden
Publisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2006.
Series: Diálogos (Albuquerque, N.M.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Divided into 4 parts, this book examines the cause of the demise of the slave trade to Bahia (a province of Brazil) by 1851. It traces Bahia's abolitionist movement through the enactment of the Law  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Graden, Dale Torston, 1952-
From slavery to freedom in Brazil.
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2006
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dale Torston Graden
ISBN: 0826340512 9780826340511
OCLC Number: 64595873
Description: xxviii, 297 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1: 1850-51: two perspectives on the end of the international slave trade in Bahia --
Suppression of the slave trade --
"There are too many slaves in this port city of Salvador!": slave resistance and the end of the slave trade in Bahia --
2: 1871: two perspectives on passage of the law of the free womb --
War and peace: a first phase of abolition in Bahia, 1850s-71 --
Castro Alves --
3: 1888: three perspectives on abolition in Bahia --
Candomblé --
A second phase of abolition, 1871-79 --
Liberation, 1880-88 --
4: 1888-1900: freedom --
The aftermath.
Series Title: Diálogos (Albuquerque, N.M.)
Responsibility: Dale Torston Graden.
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