White cargo : the forgotten history of Britain's White slaves in America (eBook, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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White cargo : the forgotten history of Britain's White slaves in America

Author: Don Jordan; Mike Walsh
Publisher: Washington Square, N.Y. : New York University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thousands of Britons lived and died in bondage in Britain's American colonies.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jordan, Don, 1948-
White cargo.
Washington Square, N.Y. : New York University Press, 2008
(DLC) 2007037976
(OCoLC)173683522
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Don Jordan; Mike Walsh
ISBN: 9788147430485 8147430485 0814742963 9780814742969 9780814743645 0814743641 9780814743041 0814743048
OCLC Number: 232957704
Description: 1 online resource (320 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color), color maps
Contents: In the shadow of the myth --
A place for the unwanted --
The judge's dream --
The merchant prince --
Children of the city --
The jagged edge --
"They are not dogs" --
The people trade --
Spirited away --
Foreigners in their own land --
Dissent in the north --
The planter from Angola --
"Barbadosed" --
The grandees --
Bacon's rebellion --
Queen Anne's golden book --
Disunity in the union --
Lost and found --
"His Majesty's seven-year passengers" --
The last hurrah.
Responsibility: Don Jordan and Michael Walsh.
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Thousands of Britons lived and died in bondage in Britain's American colonies.

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