The peculiar institution: slavery in the ante-bellum South

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Vintage Books, 1956 - African Americans - 435 pages
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Review: The Peculiar Institution: Slavery in the Ante-Bellum South

User Review  - Chase Raub - Goodreads

"Since there are few reliable records of what went on in the minds of slaves, one can only infer their thoughts and feelings from their behavior, that of their masters, and the logic of their ... Read full review

Review: The Peculiar Institution: Slavery in the Ante-Bellum South

User Review  - Robert Merriwether - Goodreads

Excellent book. Kenneth Stampp's, "The Peculiar Institution" is considered a classic work on slavery and it is well-deserving of its reputation. The breadth of scholarship is impressive; Mr. Stampp ... Read full review

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The Setting
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From Day Clean to First Dark
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A Troublesome Property
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