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Slavery in the United States [2 volumes]: A Social, Political, and Historical Encyclopedia (Hardback)
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Slavery in the United States [2 volumes]: A Social, Political, and Historical Encyclopedia (Hardback)

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Hardback 740 Pages / Published: 20/03/2007
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A comprehensive, contextual presentation of all aspects-social, political, and economic-of slavery in the United States, from the first colonization through Reconstruction.


* Ten major essays and 300 A-Z entries cover all aspects of slavery

* Over 100 contributors represent the finest scholarship worldwide on the topic

* An impressive collection of 150 original documents illustrate both popular and official attitudes toward slavery

* The massive bibliography is the most complete and up-to-date available

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781851095445
Number of pages: 740
Weight: 2957 g
Dimensions: 279 x 216 x 64 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"this set will be an essential addition to any collection supporting a middle or high school American Studies curriculum." - School Library Journal
"Highly recommended for most academic and public libraries." - Booklist
"it would be hard to find a better two-volume reference work on slavery." - Library Media Connection
"Overall, this encyclopedic guide will be useful for college/university libraries and larger public libraries." - Choice
"a necessary purchase for all libraries." - Library Journal
"This work is one of the better ones and would be of interest to both graduate and undergraduate students of American history." - ARBA

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