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Slavery in Colonial Georgia, 1730-1775

Betty Wood - History - 2007 - 268 pages
Georgia was the only British colony in America in which a sustained effort was made to prohibit the introduction and use of black slaves at a time when the institution of ...
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Forty Years of Diversity: Essays on Colonial Georgia

Harvey H. Jackson, Phinizy Spalding - History - 1984 - 324 pages
This collection of essays grew out of a symposium commemorating the 250th anniversary of the founding of Georgia. The contributors are authorities in their respective fields ...
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The Devil's Lane: Sex and Race in the Early South

Catherine Clinton, Michele Gillespie - History - 1997 - 274 pages
When Europeans settled in the early South, they quarreled over many things--but few imbroglios were so fierce as battles over land. Landowners wrangled bitterly over boundaries ...
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The Formation of a Planter Elite: Jonathan Bryan and the Southern Colonial ...

Alan Gallay - History - 1989 - 282 pages
Jonathan Bryan (1708-88) rose from the obscurity of the southern frontier to become one of colonial Georgia’s richest, most powerful men. Along the way he made such influential ...
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Lines in the Sand: Race and Class in Lowcountry Georgia, 1750-1860

Timothy James Lockley - History - 2001 - 280 pages
Lines in the Sand is Timothy Lockley’s nuanced look at the interaction between nonslaveholding whites and African Americans in lowcountry Georgia from the introduction of ...
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The Short Life of Free Georgia: Class and Slavery in the Colonial South

Noeleen McIlvenna - History - 2015 - 158 pages
For twenty years in the eighteenth century, Georgia--the last British colony in what became the United States--enjoyed a brief period of free labor, where workers were not ...
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To Make this Land Our Own: Community, Identity, and Cultural Adaptation in ...

Arlin C. Migliazzo - History - 2007 - 435 pages
On the banks of the lower Savannah River, the military objectives of South Carolina officials, the ambitions of Swiss entrepreneur Jean Pierre Purry, and the dreams of ...
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On the Rim of the Caribbean: Colonial Georgia and the British Atlantic World

Paul M. Pressly - History - 2013 - 376 pages
DIVHow did colonial Georgia, an economic backwater in its early days, make its way into the burgeoning Caribbean and Atlantic economies where trade spilled over national ...
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The American Family in the Colonial Period

Arthur W. Calhoun - History - 2013 - 368 pages
This complete, fundamental, and authoritative classic — the result of years of research, analysis, and thought — describes the American family as a product of many factors ...
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The Fledgling Province: Social and Cultural Life in Colonial Georgia, 1733-1776

Harold E. Davis - History - 2012 - 317 pages
Through a painstaking gathering and synthesis of the surviving documents of Georgia social history before the Revolution, many of them fragmentary, Davis re-creates much of the ...
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