Gabriel's Rebellion: The Virginia Slave Conspiracies of 1800 and 1802 / Edition 1

Gabriel's Rebellion: The Virginia Slave Conspiracies of 1800 and 1802 / Edition 1

by Douglas R. Egerton
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0807844225

ISBN-13: 9780807844229

Pub. Date: 11/21/1993

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

Gabriel's Rebellion: The Virginia Slave Conspiracies of 1800 and 1802

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Gabriel's Rebellion: The Virginia Slave Conspiracies of 1800 and 1802

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807844229
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
11/21/1993
Edition description:
1
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Preface, ix
Part 1. Richmond 1800
1. The Revolutionary Storm, 3
2. An Upright Man, 18
3. The Year 1800, 34
4. The Preparation, 50
5. A Plot Discovered, 69
6. Cemeteries Take What Is Given Them, 80
7. A Companion Picture, 95

Part 2. Halifax 1802
8. Recalled to Life, 119
9. The Footsteps Die Out, 132
10. A Place of Asylum, 147
11. The Power in That Name, 163

Appendix 1. Gabriel's Religion, 179 Appendix 2. The Frenchmen, 147
Appendix 3. Slaves Executed, 186
Notes, 189
Bibliography, 237
Index, 253

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