American Negro Slave Revolts

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International Publishers, 1983 - History - 411 pages
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A pioneering work that demolished the widespread claims that African Americans accepted slavery and were passive. Exposed the true nature of slavery. 50th Anniversary edition (1943-1993).

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This book is an absolute MUST READ for anyone interested in the development of slavery in the United States and the lead-up to the Civil War. One reason is that it's amazing how many revolts there ... Read full review

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About the author (1983)

Herbert Aptheker was a professor of history at the University of Massachusetts. His works include American Negro Slave Revolts, Abolitionism: A Revolutionary Movement, and The Correspondence of W. E. B. Du Bois.

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