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The Resource The peculiar institution : slavery in the ante-bellum South

The peculiar institution : slavery in the ante-bellum South

Label
The peculiar institution : slavery in the ante-bellum South
Title
The peculiar institution
Title remainder
slavery in the ante-bellum South
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Prior to the Civil War southern slavery was America's most profound and vexatious social problem. More than any other problem, slavery nagged at the public conscience; offering no easy solution, it demanded statesmanship of uncommon vision, wisdom, and boldness. This institution deserves close study if only because its impact upon the whole country was so disastrous"--Pref
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stampp, Kenneth M.
Index
no index present
LC call number
E441
LC item number
.S8 1956
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slaves
  • African Americans
Label
The peculiar institution : slavery in the ante-bellum South
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
"Manuscripts consulted, and their locations": pages 431-[436] Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The setting -- From day clean to first dark -- A troublesome property -- To make them stand in fear -- Chattels personal -- Slavemongering -- Maintenance, morbidity, mortality -- Between two cultures -- Profit and loss -- He who has endured
Control code
223212
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
xi, 435, xiii pages
Lccn
56005800
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)458237
Label
The peculiar institution : slavery in the ante-bellum South
Publication
Bibliography note
"Manuscripts consulted, and their locations": pages 431-[436] Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The setting -- From day clean to first dark -- A troublesome property -- To make them stand in fear -- Chattels personal -- Slavemongering -- Maintenance, morbidity, mortality -- Between two cultures -- Profit and loss -- He who has endured
Control code
223212
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
xi, 435, xiii pages
Lccn
56005800
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)458237

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