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Author Bergad, Laird W., 1948-

Title The comparative histories of slavery in Brazil, Cuba, and the United States / Laird W. Bergad.

Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  HT1126 .B47 2007    Available  ---
Description xiv, 314 p., [12] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Series New approaches to the Americas
New approaches to the Americas.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-302) and index.
Contents Introduction -- From colonization to abolition : patterns of historical development in Brazil, Cuba, and the United States -- The diversity of slavery in the Americas to 1790 -- Slaves in their own words -- Slave populations -- Economic aspects -- Making space -- Resistance and rebellions -- Abolition.
Subject Slavery -- Brazil -- History.
Slavery -- Cuba -- History.
Slavery -- United States -- History.
ISBN 9780521872355 (hardback)
0521872359 (hardback)
9780521694100 (pbk.)
0521694108 (pbk.)