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The Slaves' Economy: Independent Production by Slaves in the Americas

Ira Berlin, Philip D. Morgan - History - 1995 - 213 pages
Slaves worked. When, where, and especially how, they worked determined the course of their lives and the shape of their culture. Slaves, naturally, served their owners for the ...
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Cultivation and Culture: Labor and the Shaping of Slave Life in the Americas

Ira Berlin - History - 1993 - 388 pages
So central was labor in the lives of African-American slaves that it has often been taken for granted, with little attention given to the type of work that slaves did and the ...
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Many Thousands Gone: The First Two Centuries of Slavery in North America

Ira Berlin - History - 2009 - 512 pages
Today most Americans, black and white, identify slavery with cotton, the deep South, and the African-American church. But at the beginning of the nineteenth century, after ...
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Generations of Captivity: A History of African-American Slaves

Ira Berlin - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 384 pages
Ira Berlin traces the history of African-American slavery in the United States from its beginnings in the seventeenth century to its fiery demise nearly three hundred years ...
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Slaves without masters; the free Negro in the antebellum South

Ira Berlin - History - 1975 - 423 pages
Describes the lives and socio-cultural patterns of free blacks in the antebellum South and their interaction with whites as determined largely by white attitudes, institutions ...
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The Making of African America: The Four Great Migrations

Ira Berlin - History - 2010 - 320 pages
A leading historian offers a sweeping new account of the African American experience over four centuries Four great migrations defined the history of black people in America ...
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Remembering Slavery: African Americans Talk about Their Personal Experiences ...

Ira Berlin, Marc Favreau, Steven F. Miller - History - 2007 - 359 pages
A republication of an anthology of first-person histories about the experiences of slavery is complemented by re-mastered compact discs in MP3 format containing its researchers ...
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