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Books Books 41 - 50 of about 50 related to Freedom: Volume 1, Series 1: The Destruction of Slavery: A Documentary ....   

The African-American Family in Slavery and Emancipation

Wilma A. Dunaway - Business & Economics - 2003 - 368 pages
This book calls into question the dominant paradigm of the US slave family.
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Yankee Leviathan: The Origins of Central State Authority in America, 1859-1877

Richard Franklin Bensel - History - 1990 - 452 pages
This book describes the impact of the American Civil War on the development of central state authority in the late nineteenth century. The author contends that intense ...
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Out of Work: The First Century of Unemployment in Massachusetts

Alexander Keyssar - Business & Economics - 1986 - 469 pages
Out of Work chronicles the history of unemployment in the United States. It traces the evolution of the problem of joblessness from the early decades of the nineteenth-century ...
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One Kind of Freedom: The Economic Consequences of Emancipation

Roger L. Ransom, Richard Sutch - Business & Economics - 2001 - 458 pages
This economic history classic examines the economic institutions that replaced slavery.
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The Democratic Dilemma: Religion, Reform, and the Social Order in the ...

Randolph A. Roth - History - 2002 - 412 pages
An account of the most radical democratic revolution of the era launched by the pioneers who settled in Vermont along New England's northern frontier during the so-called Age ...
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The Last of the Fathers: James Madison and the Republican Legacy

Drew R. McCoy - Biography & Autobiography - 1991 - 386 pages
Examines the period between Madison's retirement from public office 1817 and his death in 1836, and describes the changes in the nation during this period
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City of Courts: Socializing Justice in Progressive Era Chicago

Michael Willrich - History - 2003 - 332 pages
This 2003 book looks at contesting concepts of crime, and social justice in nineteenth-century industrial America.
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River Towns in the Great West: The Structure of Provincial Urbanization in ...

Timothy R. Mahoney - History - 2003 - 332 pages
This book analyzes the development of a distinctive, region along the upper Mississippi River north of St. Louis during the middle third of the nineteenth century.
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Slavery in the American Mountain South

Wilma A. Dunaway - History - 2003 - 352 pages
This book focuses on slave experiences on small plantations in the American Upper South.
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