Crosscurrents In The Black Atlantic 1770 1965

Author: David Northrup
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312442446
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David Northrup offers a collection of primary sources that presents the social, political, and intellectual interactions of black people around the Atlantic in their quests for advancement, liberation, and emancipation.

Settlers Liberty And Empire

Author: Craig Yirush
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139496042
Size: 15.69 MB
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But unlike most scholarship on early American political theory, Craig Yirush does not focus solely on the revolutionary era of the late eighteenth century.

American Cocktail

Author: Anita Reynolds
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674369335
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This is the rollicking, never-before-published memoir of a fascinating African American woman with an uncanny knack for being in the right place in the most interesting times.

Voices Of Decolonization

Author: Todd Shepard
Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education
ISBN: 131909144X
Size: 76.12 MB
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This unprecedented volume shows how and why mid-twentieth-century decolonization transformed societies and cultures and continues to shape today’s world.

Inhuman Bondage

Author: David Brion Davis
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195339444
Size: 63.44 MB
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The author's lifetime of insight as the leading authority on slavery in the Western world is summed up in this compelling narrative that links together the profits of slavery, the pain of the enslaved, and the legacy of racism in a sweeping ...


Author: A. Roger Ekirch
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393066150
Size: 39.28 MB
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"This gripping book tells a remarkable true story. . . . Roger Ekirch expertly illumines eighteenth-century societies in the British colonies and the seedy underside of Georgian Dublin.

Defending Slavery Proslavery Thought In The Old South

Author: Paul Finkelman
Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's
ISBN: 9780312133276
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In this volume, Paul Finkelman presents a representative selection of proslavery thought and includes an introduction that explores the history of slavery and the debate over it. His headnotes supply a rich context for each reading.