Many thousands gone : : the first two centuries of slavery in North America

Title Many thousands gone : : the first two centuries of slavery in North America
Names Berlin, Ira.
Book Number BR014699
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation History professor Berlin discusses the evolution of slavery from a social practice to a central pillar of the U.S. economy. He outlines three stages in this development--the charter generation, the plantation generation, and the revolutionary generation--and distinguishes among four geographical areas--the North, the Chesapeake, the Carolina low country, and the Mississippi Valley.
Local Subject Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Adult Book - AD
Long Book - LO
African black concern - BLKAF
Black Interest - BLK
African American concern - AFRAM
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Economics - ECO
Sociology - SOC
Braille Book Review, May-Jun 2005 - B305
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Slavery - United States - History - 17th century
Slavery - United States - History - 18th century
African Americans - Social conditions - 17th century
African Americans - Social conditions - 18th century
Call Number 306.362097309032 ANF
Language English
Released 1998
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1998 (Associated Services for the Blind, transcribing agency. Associated Services for the Blind, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, c1998.
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