White Supremacy: A Comparative Study of American and South African History

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Oxford University Press, USA, Feb 4, 1982 - History - 356 pages
In this first comparative history of race relations in the United States and South Africa, George M. Fredrickson uncovers parallels and differences in the origin and expression of white supremacy in the two countries.
 

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Contents

SETTLEMENT AND SUBJUGATION 16001840
3
THE RISE OF RACIAL SLAVERY IN THE SOUTH
54
HI RACE MIXTURE AND THE COLOR LINE
94
LIBERTY UNION AND WHITE SUPREMACY
136
INDUSTRIALISM WHITE LABOR
199
SEGREGATION
239
CHRONOLOGY OF MAJOR EVENTS
283
NOTES
289
The American Colonies on the Eve of the Revolution 26
313
South Africa in the Nineteenth Century 174
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George M. Fredrickson is at Edgar A. Robinson Professor of United States History.

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