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The Resource Amelioration and empire : progress and slavery in the plantation Americas, Christa Dierksheide

Amelioration and empire : progress and slavery in the plantation Americas, Christa Dierksheide

Label
Amelioration and empire : progress and slavery in the plantation Americas
Title
Amelioration and empire
Title remainder
progress and slavery in the plantation Americas
Statement of responsibility
Christa Dierksheide
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book examines arguments made in the colonial Americas for the gradual mitigation of slavery rather than outright abolition"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
P@U
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dierksheide, Christa
Dewey number
306.362097
Index
index present
LC call number
HT1048
LC item number
.D54 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Jeffersonian America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antislavery movements
  • Antislavery movements
  • Progress
  • Plantation life
  • Slaves
  • Slave trade
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Great Britain
  • America
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Antislavery movements
  • British colonies
  • Plantation life
  • Progress
  • Slave trade
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slaves
  • America
  • Great Britain
Label
Amelioration and empire : progress and slavery in the plantation Americas, Christa Dierksheide
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- I. Virginia -- "The great improvement and civilization of that race" -- "The desideratum is to diminish the Blacks and increase the Whites" -- II. South Carolina -- "Rising gradations to unlimited freedom" -- "The enormous evil that has haunted the imaginations of men" -- III. The British West Indies -- "We may alleviate, though we cannot cure" -- "A matter of portentous magnitude, and still more portentous -- Difficulty" -- Conclusion: Amelioration and empire, ca. 1845
Control code
891351200
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (280 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813936222
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8013w0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)891351200
Label
Amelioration and empire : progress and slavery in the plantation Americas, Christa Dierksheide
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- I. Virginia -- "The great improvement and civilization of that race" -- "The desideratum is to diminish the Blacks and increase the Whites" -- II. South Carolina -- "Rising gradations to unlimited freedom" -- "The enormous evil that has haunted the imaginations of men" -- III. The British West Indies -- "We may alleviate, though we cannot cure" -- "A matter of portentous magnitude, and still more portentous -- Difficulty" -- Conclusion: Amelioration and empire, ca. 1845
Control code
891351200
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (280 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813936222
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8013w0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)891351200

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