A History of Negro Slavery in New York

A History of Negro Slavery in New York

by Edgar J. McManus
     
 

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McManus (history, Queens College and the City University of New York) provides general coverage of New York's slave system, tracing its history from its origins in New Netherland to its legal demise in the late eighteenth century. He describes the economic role of slavery, the conditions of the slaves, and the resistance to slavery. The book originally appeared in 1966. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780815628941
Publisher:
Syracuse University Press
Publication date:
02/28/2001
Edition description:
1 PBK ED
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

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