Capitalism & slavery

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Russell & Russell, 1961 - Business & Economics - 285 pages
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User Review  - Colleen - Goodreads

I've read this book several times, as a graduate student and professor, and I have always found fault with the arguments. I don't disagree that economics plays a part in abolition but that isn't the ... Read full review

Review: Capitalism and Slavery

User Review  - Colleen - Goodreads

I've read this book several times, as a graduate student and professor, and I have always found fault with the arguments. I don't disagree that economics plays a part in abolition but that isn't the ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
1
The Development of the Negro Slave Trade
30
The Development of British Capitalism
126
Copyright

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About the author (1961)

The late Eric Williams was prime minister of Trinidad and Tobago from 1961 until his death in 1981. Prior to entering politics, he was professor of political and social science at Howard University. Colin A. Palmer is Dodge Professor of History at Princeton University.

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