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Freedom by Degrees : Emancipation in Pennsylvania and Its Aftermath ...

Gary B. Nash Professor of History UCLA, Jean R. Soderlund Associate Professor of History University of Maryland - History - 1991 - 272 pages
During the revolutionary era, in the midst of the struggle for liberty from Great Britain, Americans up and down the Atlantic seaboard confronted the injustice of holding ...
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In the Eye of All Trade: Bermuda, Bermudians, and the Maritime Atlantic ...

Michael J. Jarvis - History - 2010 - 684 pages
The first social history of eighteenth-century Bermuda, this book profiles how one especially intensive maritime community capitalized on its position "in the eye of all trade ...
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Slavery in North Carolina, 1748-1775

Marvin L. Michael Kay, Lorin Lee Cary - Social Science - 1999 - 420 pages
Michael Kay and Lorin Cary illuminate new aspects of slavery in colonial America by focusing on North Carolina, which has largely been ignored by scholars in favor of the more ...
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To Make Our World Anew : Volume I: A History of African Americans ..., Volume 1

Robin D. G. Kelley Professor of African-American Studies Columbia University, Earl Lewis Executive Vice President and Provost Emory University - Social Science - 2005 - 320 pages
The two volumes of Kelley and Lewis's To Make Our World Anew integrate the work of eleven leading historians into the most up-to-date and comprehensive account available of ...
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Slavery in America: A Reader and Guide

Kenneth Morgan - Social Science - 2005 - 456 pages
Designed specially for undergraduate course use, this new textbook is both an introduction to the study of American slavery and a reader of core texts on the subject. No other ...
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Blacks in Colonial America

Oscar Reiss - Social Science - 1997 - 293 pages
By the time of the American Revolution, blacks made up 20 percent of the colonial population. Early in colonial history, many blacks who came to America were indentured ...
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Slavery in the Colonial Chesapeake

David Brion Davis - Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.) - 1986 - 42 pages
Pulitzer Prize-winner Davis traces the institution of slavery in the Chesapeake region from its beginnings in 1619 through the Revolutionary War. As the numbers of slaves ...
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