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Slavery in America / Dorothy Schneider and Carl J. Schneider.

Author/Creator:
Schneider, Dorothy.
Publication:
New York : Checkmark Books, c2007.
Format/Description:
Book
v, 554 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.
Series:
An eyewitness history
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Subjects:
Slavery -- United States -- History.
Contents:
The West Coast of Africa : 1441-1866
The Middle Passage : 1500-1866
Americans in the slave trade : 1526-1865
Slave life : 1619-1865
Slave work : 1619-1865
Runaways : 1619-1865
Canada, other refuges, and the colonization/emigration movement : 1501-1877
Rebels : 1526-1865
Indians as slaves, as friends and enemies of Black slaves, and as slaveholders : 1529-1877
The argument over slavery : 1637-1877
Black soldiers in America's wars : 1635-1877
The end of slavery : 1861-1877
Reconstruction : 1865-1877
Appendix A : documents
Appendix B : biographies of major personalities
Appendix C : maps
Appendix D : graphs and tables.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 503-536) and index.
Contributor:
Schneider, Carl J.
ISBN:
0816062412 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780816062416 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
70839725