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Black Majority

Peter Wood - History - 2012 - 384 pages
In this first book to focus so directly upon the earliest Negro inhabitants of the deep South, Peter Wood brilliantly lays to rest the notion that the Afro-American past is unrecoverable and makes it clear that blacks played a significant ...
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Avengers of the New World: The Story of the Haitian Revolution

Laurent DUBOIS, Laurent Dubois - History - 2009 - 384 pages
Laurent Dubois weaves the stories of slaves, free people of African descent, wealthy whites and French administrators into an unforgettable tale of insurrection, war, heroism and victory.
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The Slave Ship: A Human History

Marcus Rediker - History - 2007 - 448 pages
Drawing on thirty years of research in maritime archives, court records, diaries, and firsthand accounts, The Slave Ship is riveting and sobering in its revelations, reconstructing in chilling detail a world nearly lost to history: the ...
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