The Origins of American Slavery

The Origins of American Slavery

Freedom and Bondage in the English Colonies

Book - 1997 | 1st ed.
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The Hill and Wang Critical Issues Series: concise, affordable works on pivotal topics in American history, society, and politics. "The Origins of American Slavery" is a short analysis that shows the complex rationale behind the English establishment of American slavery in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. This new assessment of a pivotal time in the formation of what was to become the United States offers thought-provoking insights into the English influence on the development of the "peculiar institution."
Publisher: New York : Hill and Wang, c1997.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780809074563
Branch Call Number: 973.2 W873
Characteristics: 132 p. : maps ; 22 cm.
Alternative Title: American slavery


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