Many Thousands Gone

Ira Berlin Harvard University Press

Today most Americans, black and white, identify slavery with cotton, the deep South, and the African-American church. But at the beginning of the nineteenth century, after almost two hundred years of

ISBN10 : 9780674020825 , ISBN13 : 0674020820

Page Number : 512

Tobacco And Slaves

Allan Kulikoff UNC Press Books

Tobacco and Slaves is a major reinterpretation of the economic and political transformation of Chesapeake society from 1680 to 1800. Building upon massive archival research in Maryland and Virginia, A

ISBN10 : 9780807842249 , ISBN13 : 0807842249

Page Number : 449

Slavery S Exiles

Sylviane A. Diouf NYU Press

Over more than two centuries men, women, and children escaped from slavery to make the Southern wilderness their home. They hid in the mountains of Virginia and the low swamps of South Carolina; they

ISBN10 : 081472437X , ISBN13 : 9780814724378

Page Number : 403