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Author: Barbara Esposito
Publisher: Abolish Prison Slavery
Keywords: slavery, prison
Number of Pages: 225
Published: 1982
ISBN-10: 0910007004
ISBN-13: 9780910007009
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Author: Ebenezer Davies
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: slavery, christian, scenes, american
Number of Pages: 342
Published: 2007-01
ISBN-10: 1429002670
ISBN-13: 9781429002677

The book has no illustrations or index. Purchasers are entitled to a free trial membership in the General Books Club where they can select from more than a million books without charge. Subjects: Slavery; United States; History / United States / General; History / United States / 19th Century; Social Science / Slavery; Travel / General; Travel / Essays
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Author: Ebenezer Davies
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: slavery, christian, scenes, american
Number of Pages: 342
Published: 2007-01-01
ISBN-10: 1429002662
ISBN-13: 9781429002660

The book has no illustrations or index. Purchasers are entitled to a free trial membership in the General Books Club where they can select from more than a million books without charge. Subjects: Slavery; United States; History / United States / General; History / United States / 19th Century; Social Science / Slavery; Travel / General; Travel / Essays
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Author: Roger Brooke Taney
Publisher: Books for Libraries Press
Keywords: case, scott, dred
Number of Pages: 148
Published: 1857
ISBN-10: 0836991982
ISBN-13: 9780836991987

This work is a compilation of three separate essays pertaining to the landmark Supreme Court slavery decision. Horace Grey provides an outline of the case and the arguments in the case. Chief Justice Taney's work views Negroesas lacking citizenship in any state and calls the outlawing of slavery by the Missouri Compromise as unconstitutional. Israel Washburne views the Scott decision as making slavery legal in every state and overthrowing the constitution.
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Author: Rachel Masika
Publisher: Oxfam
Keywords: slavery, trafficking, gender
Number of Pages: 104
Published: 2002-06
ISBN-10: 0855984783
ISBN-13: 9780855984786

This book explores areas of human experience that are highly complex and which evoke powerful and contradictory feelings among those attempting to understand them. The institution of slavery has a long and terrible history, and many view it as a purely historical phenomenon. Yet slavery remains widespread today, taking many forms, often clandestine. One aspect of modern slavery that elicits particular revulsion is the trafficking of women and young girls and boys into the sex industry, and this is the focus of many of the authors in this book. "Gender, Trafficking, and Slavery " examines the o
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Author: Joseph Sturge
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: states, united
Number of Pages: 336
Published: 2007-01-01
ISBN-10: 142900228X
ISBN-13: 9781429002288

For obvious reasons, the abolition of slavery in the United States is the most prominent topic in my narrative; but I have freely interspersed observations on other subjects of interest and importance, as they came under consideration.... -from the Preface All but forgotten in antislavery history of the United States, this powerful testimonial, by a British visitor to American shores, offers an intimate look through an outsider's eye at the South's peculiar institution. Sturges, a British Quaker and activist, draws brief portraits of prominent American abolitionists and, unlike many similar co
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Author: William Poole
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: year, opinions, slavery, anti
Number of Pages: 110
Published: 2008-11-06
ISBN-10: 1429016418
ISBN-13: 9781429016414

This is an OCR edition without illustrations or index. It may have numerous typos or missing text. However, purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original rare book from GeneralBooksClub.com. You can also preview excerpts from the book there. Purchasers are also entitled to a free trial membership in the General Books Club where they can select from more than a million books without charge. Original Published by: R. Clarke & Co. in 1873 in 118 pages; Subjects: Antislavery movements; Slavery; History / United States / General; History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877);
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