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The American crucible : slavery, emancipation and human rights, Robin Blackburn

Label
The American crucible : slavery, emancipation and human rights
Title
The American crucible
Title remainder
slavery, emancipation and human rights
Statement of responsibility
Robin Blackburn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IEB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blackburn, Robin
Dewey number
306.3/62097
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slaves
  • Slavery
  • Antislavery movements
  • Human rights
  • Europe
Label
The American crucible : slavery, emancipation and human rights, Robin Blackburn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Zones of slave-based development and of slave resistance, c. 1770 -- Slavery and the West -- pt. 1. Empires and plantations. The Spanish conquest : destruction, enslavement, and the Baroque -- Mercantile empire and the slave plantation : Brazil leads, the Dutch, English, and French refine the formula -- Plantation hierarchy, social order and the Atlantic system -- pt. 2. The subversive boom. Slavery and industrialization -- Black aspirations and the 'Picaresque Proletariat' -- The planters back colonial revolt -- From the critique of slavery to the abolitionist movement -- pt. 3. The Haitian pivot. Haitians claim the rights of man -- Results and prospects I : slave-trade abolition -- Results and prospects II : Latin America -- pt. 4. The age of abolition. Abolitionism advances, but slavery is resurgent -- Anti-slavery : its scope, character and appeal -- The keys to emancipation -- The spiral path : ambiguous victories, contested legacies
Control code
817455
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
498 pages, 4 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781844675692
Lccn
2011282161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781844675692
  • (OCoLC)714889046
Label
The American crucible : slavery, emancipation and human rights, Robin Blackburn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Zones of slave-based development and of slave resistance, c. 1770 -- Slavery and the West -- pt. 1. Empires and plantations. The Spanish conquest : destruction, enslavement, and the Baroque -- Mercantile empire and the slave plantation : Brazil leads, the Dutch, English, and French refine the formula -- Plantation hierarchy, social order and the Atlantic system -- pt. 2. The subversive boom. Slavery and industrialization -- Black aspirations and the 'Picaresque Proletariat' -- The planters back colonial revolt -- From the critique of slavery to the abolitionist movement -- pt. 3. The Haitian pivot. Haitians claim the rights of man -- Results and prospects I : slave-trade abolition -- Results and prospects II : Latin America -- pt. 4. The age of abolition. Abolitionism advances, but slavery is resurgent -- Anti-slavery : its scope, character and appeal -- The keys to emancipation -- The spiral path : ambiguous victories, contested legacies
Control code
817455
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
498 pages, 4 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781844675692
Lccn
2011282161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781844675692
  • (OCoLC)714889046

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