A Slave's Place, a Master's World: Fashioning Dependency in Rural Brazil

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A Slave's Place, A Master's World , based on original field research, evaluates the transition from slave to free labour in rural Brazil, highlighting the ways in which slaves, free farmers, freedmen and planters shaped the labour markets of an agrarian economy. Documentation from two areas in the Rio de Janeiro hinterland provides the foundation for comparisons between slavery in Vassouras, a highland town where coffee was produced for the export market, and Rio Bonito, a lowland town where coffee and foodstuffs were ...

A Slave's Place, a Master's World: Fashioning Dependency in Rural Brazil 2016, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, New York

ISBN-13: 9781474287418

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A Slave's Place, a Master's World: Fashioning Dependency in Rural Brazil 2000, Continuum, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780304705504

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