Item #008668 The Problem of Slavery in Western Culture. David Brion Davis.

The Problem of Slavery in Western Culture

New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Paperback. xiv, 505 p.; 20 cm. Paperback. "This classic Pulitzer Prize-winning book depicts the various ways different societies have responded to the intrinsic contradictions of slavery from antiquity to the early 1770's in order to establish the uniqueness of the abolitionists' response. Davis provides a comparative analysis of slave systems in the Old World, a discussion of the early attitudes towards American slavery, and a detailed exploration of the early protests against Negro bondage." -- back cover. In Near Fine Condition: cover is very lightly rubbed; clean and tight. Near Fine. Item #008668
ISBN: 0195056396

Price: $16.00