Antislavery, abolition, and the Atlantic world.
Formatted Contents Note
No exit. Labor, law, and resistance in the eighteenth century ; Unfinished revolutions Identities. 1785 : the road not taken ; Containing slavery : the Manumission Society and the law, 1785-92 ; Pirates, sugar, debtors, and Federalists : the paradoxes of antislavery political economy ; Race, citizenship, sentiment, and the construction of an antislavery public sphere ; Slavery and the politics of upheaval : the 1790s ; Ambiguous victory : gradual abolition becomes law Reflections. Freedom, slavery, memory, and modernity, 1800-27 Epilogue : inescapable.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
STA KFN5696.A4 G45 2006
KFN5696.A4 G45 2006
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