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Florence - Main Library 974.7 Slavery (Text) 33172003703681 Adult Non-fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 1565849973
  • Physical Description: vi, 403 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps (some color), portraits ; 21 cm
    print
  • Publisher: New York : New Press, 2005.
  • Distributor: New York : Distributed by W.W. Norton

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General Note: "Published in conjunction with the New-York Historical Society."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 351-381) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: A world of possibilities : slavery and freedom in Dutch New Amsterdam / Christopher Moore -- The tightening vise : slavery and freedom in British New York / Jill Lepore -- Liberty and constraint : the limits of revolution / Graham Russell Gao Hodges -- The long death of slavery / Patrick Rael -- Black life in freedom : creating a popular culture / Shane White -- Black life in freedom : creating an elite culture / Carla L. Peterson -- Black life in freedom : creating a civic culture / Craig Steven Wilder -- Black abolitionism : the assault on southern slavery and the struggle for racial equality / Manisha Sinha -- Southern slavery in a free city : economy, politics, and culture / David Quigley -- Securing freedom : the challenges of Black life in Civil War New York / Iver Bernstein -- Re-creating Black New York at century's end / Marcy S. Sacks.
Subject: African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- History
Slavery -- New York (State) -- New York -- History
Antislavery movements -- New York (State) -- New York -- History
Slaves -- Emancipation -- New York (State) -- New York
Free African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- History
African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Social life and customs
New York (N.Y.) -- History
New York (N.Y.) -- Race relations
New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs

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