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The Resource Half slave and half free : the roots of civil war, Bruce Levine ; consulting editor, Eric Foner

Half slave and half free : the roots of civil war, Bruce Levine ; consulting editor, Eric Foner

Label
Half slave and half free : the roots of civil war
Title
Half slave and half free
Title remainder
the roots of civil war
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Levine ; consulting editor, Eric Foner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levine, Bruce C.
Index
index present
LC call number
E459
LC item number
.L48 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Foner, Eric
Series statement
The American century series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Working class
  • Slavery
Label
Half slave and half free : the roots of civil war, Bruce Levine ; consulting editor, Eric Foner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-282) and index
Contents
Freedom, slavery, and the legacy of the American Revolution -- "Our laborers are our property": the southern slave economy -- "Each person works for himself": the ideal and reality of free labor -- "A complete revolution in social life": cultural change in the Antebellum north -- "The anointed lords of creation": culture and society in the Antebellum south -- "Called by the same name": the many meanings of liberty -- To "fight against the serpent": antislavery and its early progress -- "A fireball in the night": the struggle escalates -- "Keep it within limits": western lands and free soil -- "Anti Nebraska feeling is too deep": origins and triumph of Republicanism -- "The inexorable logic of events": secession, war, and emancipation
Control code
ocm23253074
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 292 p.
Isbn
9780374523091
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
91010245
Label
Half slave and half free : the roots of civil war, Bruce Levine ; consulting editor, Eric Foner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-282) and index
Contents
Freedom, slavery, and the legacy of the American Revolution -- "Our laborers are our property": the southern slave economy -- "Each person works for himself": the ideal and reality of free labor -- "A complete revolution in social life": cultural change in the Antebellum north -- "The anointed lords of creation": culture and society in the Antebellum south -- "Called by the same name": the many meanings of liberty -- To "fight against the serpent": antislavery and its early progress -- "A fireball in the night": the struggle escalates -- "Keep it within limits": western lands and free soil -- "Anti Nebraska feeling is too deep": origins and triumph of Republicanism -- "The inexorable logic of events": secession, war, and emancipation
Control code
ocm23253074
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 292 p.
Isbn
9780374523091
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
91010245

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