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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 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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Family Life in 17th- and 18th-century America

James M. Volo, Dorothy Denneen Volo - History - 2006 - 323 pages
Describes the aspects of family life in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, looking at the roles of fathers, mothers, children, servants, and slaves, and how their ...
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In the Affairs of the World: Women, Patriarchy, and Power in Colonial South ...

Cara Anzilotti - History - 2002 - 216 pages
Examines how demographic disaster in the colony allowed women an unprecedented degree of economic independence.
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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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Foul Means: The Formation of a Slave Society in Virginia, 1660-1740

Anthony S. Parent - History - 2003 - 291 pages
Challenging the generally accepted belief that the introduction of racial slavery to America was an unplanned consequence of a scarce labor market, Anthony Parent, Jr ...
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The Devil's Lane: Sex and Race in the Early South

Catherine Clinton, Michele Gillespie - History - 1997 - 304 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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Savannah in the Old South

Walter J. Fraser - History - 2005 - 423 pages
An engaging narrative tells the story of Savannah, Georgia, from the hopeful arrival of its first permanent English settlers in 1733 to the uncertainties faced by its Civil War ...
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Slavery and Servitude in Colonial North America: A Short History

Kenneth Morgan - History - 2001 - 152 pages
White by Law was published in 1996 to immense critical acclaim, and established Ian Haney López as one of the most exciting and talented young minds in the legal academy. The ...
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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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