Item #008142 Slavery: History and Historians. Peter J. Parish.

Slavery: History and Historians

New York: Harper & Row, 1989. Paperback. xii, 195 p.; 21 cm. Paperback. "This study of American slavery focuses initially on the drastic revisions in the historical debate on slavery and the present understanding of 'the peculiar institution.' It gives a concise explanation of the nature of American slavery and its impact on the slaves themselves and on Southern society and culture. And it broadens our understanding of the debates among historians about slavery, compares Southern slavery with slavery elsewhere in the New World; and shows howw slavery evolved and changed over time -- and how it ended." -- back cover. In Near Fine Condition: cover slightly rubbed; clean and tight. Near Fine. Item #008142
ISBN: 0064301826

Price: $12.50

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