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Review: Many Thousands Gone: First Two Centuries of Slavery in North America

User Review  - Kuva - Goodreads

A very informative, clear book about the differences in slavery from region to region and how slavery in each place changed over time. This is a good book for someone with a substantial interest in ... Read full review

Review: Many Thousands Gone: First Two Centuries of Slavery in North America

User Review  - Ken - Goodreads

Berlin does an excellent job distinguishing the complexities of the first two hundred years of slavery in North America. By dividing the book by both generations and geography, Berlin brings a unique ... Read full review

Review: Many Thousands Gone: First Two Centuries of Slavery in North America

User Review  - John - Goodreads

I didn't actually read this whole thing, but I read five or six chapters, mainly all the information on slavery in the North. This is a great book to keep in mind, maybe not to sit down and read all ... Read full review

Review: Many Thousands Gone: First Two Centuries of Slavery in North America

User Review  - Bradley - Goodreads

Masterful synthesis. Enjoyed, in particular, the book's accounts of life along the West African coast and of urban slavery generally. Nevertheless, the central thesis of the book namely that ... Read full review

Review: Many Thousands Gone: First Two Centuries of Slavery in North America

User Review  - Eli - Goodreads

Ira Berlin is teaching a class at UMD on the role of slavry in the establishment of the University. The book is a well-organized and rigorous history of slavery in the US up to the Revolutionary period. Read full review

Review: Many Thousands Gone: First Two Centuries of Slavery in North America

User Review  - Cynthia - Goodreads

Berlin presents a compelling look at the many facets of slavery. I read this for a class on slavery. Read full review


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