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The sacred cause : the abolitionist movement, Afro-Brazilian mobilization, and imperial politics in Rio de Janeiro / Jeffrey D. Needell.

Author/Creator:
Needell, Jeffrey D. author.
Publication:
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2019.
Format/Description:
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xii, 361 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Antislavery movements -- Brazil -- History -- 19th century.
Blacks -- Brazil -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
Slavery -- Brazil -- History -- 19th century.
Brazil -- Politics and government -- 1822-1889.
Brazil -- History -- Empire, 1822-1889.
Antislavery movements.
Blacks -- Politics and government.
Politics and government.
Slavery.
Brazil.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Introduction : another political world
The land of the dead : the imperial capital, 1822-1871
The alliance with the future : the movement emerges, 1871-1881
Retreat, renewal, and the "new phase" 1882-1883
The field of Agramante : the liberals attempt reform, 1884-1885
The fate of the black race : radicalization and its failed containment, 1885-1888
Sacred abolition : the triumph, 1888
Legacies and oblivion.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: Needell, Jeffrey D. Sacred cause.
ISBN:
9781503609020
1503609022
OCLC:
1086086591