Item #008794 Eighty-Eight Years: The Long Death of Slavery in the United States, 1777-1865. Patrick Rael.

Eighty-Eight Years: The Long Death of Slavery in the United States, 1777-1865

Athens & London: University of Georgia Press, 2015. Paperback. xix, [3], 392 p.; 23 cm. Paperback with cover illustration. Part of the series Race in the Atlantic World 1700-1900. Published in cooperation with the Library Company of Philadelphia's Program in African American History. "Rael shows how African Americans played the central role in ending slavery in the United States. Fueled by new Revolutionary ideals of self-rule and universal equality, slaves and free blacks -- both on their own and alongside abolitionists -- slowly turned American opinion against the slave interests in the South." -- back cover. In Fine Condition: clean and bright. Fine. Item #008794
ISBN: 9780820348391

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