Peculiar Institution: Slavery in the Ante-Bellum South

Peculiar Institution: Slavery in the Ante-Bellum South

by Kenneth M. Stampp
     
 

The classic study of American slavery as a deliberately chosen, practical system of controlling and exploiting labor. See more details below

Overview

The classic study of American slavery as a deliberately chosen, practical system of controlling and exploiting labor.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780679723073
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
12/28/1989
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
464
Sales rank:
206,413
Product dimensions:
5.18(w) x 7.99(h) x 0.93(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Setting

2. From Day Clean to First Dark

3. A Troublesome Property

4. To Make Them Stand in Fear

5. Chattels Personal

6. Slavemongering

7. Maintenance, Morbidity, Mortality

8. Between Two Cultures

9. Profit and Loss

10. He Who Has Endured

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