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Title:
A history of Negro slavery in New York
Author:
McManus, Edgar J.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First paperback edition.
Publication Information:
Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press 2001.

©1966
Physical Description:
xii, 219 pages ; 22 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780815628941
Format :
Book

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Central Library E445.N56 M3C Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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An account of slavery in New York State, often thought to be a bastion of the antislavery movement, from the importation of blacks in the 17th century until its abolition 1841.


Table of Contents

Richard B. Morris
Forewordp. vii
Preface to the Paperback Editionp. xi
I. Slavery in New Netherlandp. 1
II. The New York Slave Tradep. 23
III. The Economics of Slaveryp. 41
IV. The Negro Under Slaveryp. 59
V. Slave Controlsp. 79
VI. Fugitive Slavesp. 101
VII. Slave Conspiraciesp. 121
VIII. Manumission and Antislaveryp. 141
IX. Abolitionp. 161
X. The Failure of Freedomp. 181
XI. The Meaning of Slaveryp. 189
Appendixp. 197
Bibliographical Notep. 201
Indexp. 213

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