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Scotland and the abolition of black slavery, 1756-1838

Author: Iain Boyd Whyte
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Repr. with correctionsView all editions and formats
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Although much has been written about Scottish involvement in slavery, the contribution of Scots to the abolition of black slavery has not yet been sufficiently recognised. This book starts with a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Iain Boyd Whyte
ISBN: 9780748624331 9780748624324 0748624325 0748624333
OCLC Number: 315438564
Description: VII, 278 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Black Slaves in Scotland and Baptism 9 2. The Lords and the Profits --
West Indian Commerce and the Scottish Enlightenment 41 3. Pulpits, Presbyteries and Petitions on the Trade 70 4. London Scots in the Movement for Aboliion 107 5 Unfinished Business in Europe and Scots Countervoices on Emancipation 145 6. Coming Out of Sin --
the Road from Mitigation to the Call for Immediate Abolition 179 "7. Evangeism in Jamaica, Theology in Scotlan, but Freedom Deferred 213 S. Eyes on the Prize --
Focus, Faith and Fervour 247.
Responsibility: Iain Whyte.

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