Abolition : a history of slavery and antislavery / Seymour Drescher

Author(s): Drescher, Seymour
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Subjects: Slavery--History
Antislavery movements--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009
LC Classification: H, HT
Physical Description: xi, 471 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Pt. 1. Extension
1. A Perennial Institution
2. Expanding Slavery
3. Extension and Tension
Pt. 2. Crisis
4. Border Skirmishes
5. Age of the American Revolution, 1770s-1820s
6. Franco-American Revolutions, 1780s-1820s
7. Latin American Revolutions, 1810s-1820s
8. Abolitionism without Revolution: Great Britain, 1770s-1820s
Pt. 3. Contraction
9. British Emancipation
10. From Colonial Emancipation to Global Abolition
11. The End of Slavery in Anglo-America
12. Abolishing New World Slavery - Latin America
13. Emancipation in the Old World, 1880s-1920s
Pt. 4. Reversion
14. Reversion in Europe
15. Cycles Actual and Counterfactual
Index
Notes: LCCN: 2009006849
ISBN: 9780521841023 (hardback)
ISBN: 052184102X (hardback)
ISBN: 9780521600859 (pbk.)
ISBN: 0521600855 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 311262945
ISBN/ISSN: 9780521841023
052184102X
9780521600859
0521600855