White supremacy : a comparative study in American and South African history (Book, 1981) [WorldCat.org]
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White supremacy : a comparative study in American and South African history

Author: George M Fredrickson
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comparative history of race relations in the U.S. and South Africa seeks to explain the different paths each nation followed.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fredrickson, George M., 1934-2008.
White supremacy.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1981
(OCoLC)697767390
Named Person: Schwarze ...
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George M Fredrickson
ISBN: 0195027590 9780195027594 0195030427 9780195030426
OCLC Number: 6143501
Description: xxv, 356 pages : maps ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Settlement and Subjugation, 1600-1840 --
The Rise of Racial Slavery in the South and the Cape --
Race Mixture and the Color Line --
Liberty, Union, and White Supremacy, 1776-1910 --
Industrialism, White Labor, and Racial Discrimination --
Two Strange Careers: Segregation in South Africa and the South --
Chronology of Major Events --
Notes --
Index.
Responsibility: George M. Fredrickson.

Abstract:

A comparative history of race relations in the U.S. and South Africa seeks to explain the different paths each nation followed.

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The history of race relations on two continents is enormously enriched by this comparative study. * C. Vann Woodward, Yale University * A stunning work, Fredrickson's book is the most important study Read more...

 
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