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The Resource Atlantic passages : race, mobility, and Liberian colonization, Robert Murray

Atlantic passages : race, mobility, and Liberian colonization, Robert Murray

Label
Atlantic passages : race, mobility, and Liberian colonization
Title
Atlantic passages
Title remainder
race, mobility, and Liberian colonization
Statement of responsibility
Robert Murray
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Countering assumptions that the West African colony of Liberia was an endpoint in the journeys of the free people of color who traveled there, Robert Murray reveals that many Liberian settlers returned repeatedly to the United States, and he explores the ways this movement shaped the construction of race in the Atlantic world"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1983-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murray, Robert
Dewey number
966.62/02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT633
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slaves
  • African Americans
  • Blacks
  • Atlantic Ocean Region
  • Liberia
  • Liberia
  • African Americans
  • Blacks
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Race relations
  • Slaves
  • Atlantic Ocean Region
  • Liberia
  • United States
Label
Atlantic passages : race, mobility, and Liberian colonization, Robert Murray
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [227]-275) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"To be called a free colored man in the states is synonymous with what we here term slavery" : transformative mobility and Liberian travels through the United States -- "All those things desirable for a map to show" : space, cartography, and control in colonial Liberia -- "Nearly all have natives as helps in their families, and this is as it should be" : the "civilizing" mission of unfree labor -- "They would dearly learn what it was to fight white men" : whitening through violence in Liberia -- "Your views cross the Atlantic" : black and white responses to settler activism
Control code
1158505856
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 281 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813057736
Lccn
2020023367
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1158505856
Label
Atlantic passages : race, mobility, and Liberian colonization, Robert Murray
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [227]-275) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"To be called a free colored man in the states is synonymous with what we here term slavery" : transformative mobility and Liberian travels through the United States -- "All those things desirable for a map to show" : space, cartography, and control in colonial Liberia -- "Nearly all have natives as helps in their families, and this is as it should be" : the "civilizing" mission of unfree labor -- "They would dearly learn what it was to fight white men" : whitening through violence in Liberia -- "Your views cross the Atlantic" : black and white responses to settler activism
Control code
1158505856
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 281 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813057736
Lccn
2020023367
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1158505856

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