The Origins of American Slavery: Freedom and Bondage in the English Colonies

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The Origins of American Slavery: Freedom and Bondage in the English Colonies - Wood, Betty

Though the English did not begin their colonization of the New World with the intention of enslaving anyone, by the end of the seventeenth century chattel slavery existed in each of England's American colonies. Why? And why did the English enslave West Africans rather than native Americans or Europeans? Historians have usually stressed either ... Read More

The Origins of American Slavery: Freedom and Bondage in the English Colonies 1998, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780809016082

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The Origins of American Slavery: Freedom and Bondage in the English Colonies 1997, Hill & Wang, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780809074563

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