Slavery

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Bury the Chains

Bury the Chains

by Adam Hochschild

From the author of the prize-winning King Leopold's Ghost comes a taut, thrilling account of the first grass-roots human rights campaign, which freed hundreds of thousands of slaves around the world. In 1787, twelve men gathered in a London printing shop to pursue a seemingly impossible goal: ending slavery in the largest empire on earth. Along the way, they would pioneer most of the tools citizen activists still rely on today, from wall posters and mass mailings to boycotts and lapel pins. This... Read more
Rough Crossings

Rough Crossings

by Simon Schama

Rough Crossings: Britain, the Slaves and the American Revolution is a history book and television series by Simon Schama. This gives an account of the history of thousands of enslaved African Americans who escaped to the British cause during the American War of Independence. It tells of the legal battles in England that established that slavery was not legally valid in England itself, how the British government offered freedom to enslaved African Americans if they would fight for the king.
The Problem Of Slavery In the Age Of Revolution 1770-1823

The Problem Of Slavery In the Age Of Revolution 1770-1823

by David Brion Davis

David Brion Davis\'s books on the history of slavery reflect some of the most distinguished and influential thinking on the subject to appear in the past generation. The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Revolution, the sequel to Davis\'s Pulitzer Prize-winning The Problem of Slavery in Western Culture and the second volume of a proposed trilogy, is a truly monumental work of historical scholarship that first appeared in 1975 to critical acclaim both academic and literary. This reprint of that important... Read more
The Slave Trade

The Slave Trade

by Hugh Thomas

Includes bibliographical references (p. [813]-822) and index.
The Fires Of Jubilee

The Fires Of Jubilee

by Stephen B Oates

The bloody slave rebellion led by Nat Turner in Virginia in 1831, and the savage reprisals that followed, shattered beyond repair the myth of the contented slave and the benign master and intensified the forces of change that would plunge America into the bloodbath of the Civil War.
The Ruling Race

The Ruling Race

by James Oakes

The Cotton Kingdom

The Cotton Kingdom

by Frederick Law Olmsted

Sugar and Slaves

Sugar and Slaves

by Richard S Dunn-

Roll, Jordan, Roll

Roll, Jordan, Roll

by Eugene D Genovese-

Wanderer

Wanderer

by Erik Calonius

Many Thousands Gone

Many Thousands Gone

by Ira Berlin

Bond Of Iron

Bond Of Iron

by Charles B Dew

The Diligent

The Diligent

by Robert Harms

Time On the Cross

Time On the Cross

by Robert William; Engerman, Stanley L Fogel

Time On the Cross

Time On the Cross

by Robert William Fogel and Stanley L Engerman

Crowns Of Glory, Tears Of Blood

Crowns Of Glory, Tears Of Blood

by Emilia Viotti Da Costa

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The Peculiar Institution

by Kenneth M Stampp

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White Over Black

by Winthrop D Jordan

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Slavery and The American West

by Michael A Morrison

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Prison Life and Reflections

Prison Life and Reflections

by Thompson, George

Full title: "Prison Life and Reflections; Or, A Narrative Of The Arrest, Trial, Conviction, Imprisonment, Treatment, Observations, Reflections, And Deliverance Of Alanson Work, James E. Burr And George Thompson, Who Suffered An Unjust And Cruel Imprisonment In Missouri Penitentiary, For Attempting To Aid Some Slaves To Liberty."
Slave Mutiny

Slave Mutiny

by Owens, William A

A South-Side View Of Slavery

A South-Side View Of Slavery

by Adams, Nehemiah