DAVIS PROB SLAVERY REV 1770-1823 C

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Oxford University Press, Mar 22, 1999 - Social Science - 576 pages
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Contents

Preface to the New Edition
9
Preface
18
The Seats of Power II
113
The Boundaries of Idealism
164
The Quaker Ethic and the Antislavery International
213
The Emancipation of America II
285
The Preservation of English Liberty I
343
The Preservation of English Liberty II
386
Antislavery and the Conflict of Laws
469
The Good Book
523
Toussaint LOuverture and the Phenomenology
557
Index
565
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David Brion Davis is Sterling Professor of History at Yale University and director of Yale's Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition. His previous books include The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Revolution, which won a National Book Award and the Bancroft Prize, and The Problem of Slavery in Western Culture which won a Pulitzer Prize.

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