A Short History Of Slavery

Author: James Walvin
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141905859
Size: 53.41 MB
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As we approach the bicentenary of the abolition of the Atlantic trade, Walvin has selected the historical texts that recreate the mindset that made such a savage institution possible - morally acceptable even.

A Short History Of Transatlantic Slavery

Author: Kenneth O. Morgan
Publisher: I. B. Tauris
ISBN: 9781780763866
Size: 12.92 MB
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At a time when the menace of human trafficking is of increasing concern worldwide, this timely book reflects on the deeper motivations of slavery as both ideology and merchant institution.

Slavery And Servitude In Colonial North America

Author: Kenneth Morgan
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814756706
Size: 37.32 MB
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The book also includes a new preface, in which Haney Lopez considers how his own personal experiences with white racial privilege helped engender White by Law.

Sinews Of Empire

Author: Michael Craton
Publisher: ACLS History E-Book Project
ISBN: 9781597409797
Size: 37.51 MB
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A history of British slavery that covers its origins, organization, and the attitudes of stakeholders.

Slavery In Small Things

Author: James Walvin
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119166225
Size: 57.73 MB
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Slavery in Small Things: Slavery and Modern Cultural Habits isthe first book to explore the long-range cultural legacy of slavery through commonplace daily objects.

Heimkehren

Author: Yaa Gyasi
Publisher: Dumont Buchverlag
ISBN: 3832189653
Size: 79.14 MB
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Mit einer enormen erzählerischen Kraft zeichnet Yaa Gyasi die Wege der Frauen und ihrer Nachkommen über Generationen bis in die Gegenwart hinein. ›Heimkehren‹ ist ein bewegendes Stück Literatur von beeindruckender politischer ...

Twelve Years A Slave

Author: Solomon Northup
Publisher: Piper Verlag
ISBN: 3492967086
Size: 54.40 MB
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Solomon Northup war ein freier Bürger, bis er von Sklavenhändlern verschleppt und an einen Plantagenbesitzer verkauft wurde.

A Short History Of The Confederate States Of America

Author: Jefferson Davis
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1312424095
Size: 38.23 MB
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The “original intent” of the real Constitution can only be interpreted by the
intentions of the people of the States who ratified (gave their consent) and thus
made the document valid. Their intentions were made clear when they ratified
and in the clarifying Ten Amendments upon which they insisted. The real
Constitution did not belong to lawyers, who obfuscate for a living, but to the
people of the States. The proper meaning of the Constitution is not a legal
question but a historical one.

Climbing Up To Glory

Author: Wilbert L. Jenkins
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780842028172
Size: 13.59 MB
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In this highly readable book, Jenkins examines the unflagging determination and inner strength of African Americans as they sought to construct a solid economic base for themselves and their families by establishing their own businesses and ...