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Slavery in small things : slavery and modern cultural habits, James Walvin

Label
Slavery in small things : slavery and modern cultural habits
Title
Slavery in small things
Title remainder
slavery and modern cultural habits
Statement of responsibility
James Walvin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Slavery in small things: slavery and modern cultural habits isthe first book to explore the long-range cultural legacy of slavery through commonplace daily objects. Offers a new and original approach to the history of slavery by an acknowledged expert on the topic Traces the relationship between slavery and modern cultural habits through an analysis of commonplace objects that include sugar, tobacco, tea, maps, portraiture, print, and more
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walvin, James
Dewey number
306.3/62
Index
index present
LC call number
HT867
LC item number
.W35 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Culture
  • Civilization, Western
  • Civilization
  • Civilization
  • Culture
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Alltagskultur
  • Auswirkung
  • Sachkultur
  • Sklaverei
  • Kulturerbe
  • Afrika
Label
Slavery in small things : slavery and modern cultural habits, James Walvin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A sugar bowl: sugar and slavery -- Cowrie shells: slavery and global trade -- Tobacco: the slave origins of a global epidemic -- Mahogany: fashion and slavery -- Stately homes and mansions: the architecture of slavery -- Maps: revealing slavery -- A portrait: pictures in black and white -- The Brooks: slave ships -- A book: slavery and the world of print -- Chains: the ironware of slavery -- Cotton: slavery and industrial change
Control code
973741788
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 276 pages
Isbn
9781119166221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)973741788
Label
Slavery in small things : slavery and modern cultural habits, James Walvin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A sugar bowl: sugar and slavery -- Cowrie shells: slavery and global trade -- Tobacco: the slave origins of a global epidemic -- Mahogany: fashion and slavery -- Stately homes and mansions: the architecture of slavery -- Maps: revealing slavery -- A portrait: pictures in black and white -- The Brooks: slave ships -- A book: slavery and the world of print -- Chains: the ironware of slavery -- Cotton: slavery and industrial change
Control code
973741788
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 276 pages
Isbn
9781119166221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)973741788

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