Ten Hills Farm: The Forgotten History of Slavery in the North

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Ten Hills Farm tells the powerful saga of five generations of slave owners in colonial New England. Settled in 1630 by John Winthrop--who would later become governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony--Ten Hills Farm was a six-hundred-acre estate just north of Boston. Winthrop, famous for envisioning his 'city on the hill' and lauded as a paragon of justice, owned slaves on that ground and passed the first law in North America condoning slavery. In this mesmerizing narrative, C. S. Manegold exposes how the fates of the land ...

Ten Hills Farm: The Forgotten History of Slavery in the North 2011, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691150352

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Ten Hills Farm: The Forgotten History of Slavery in the North 2010, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691131528

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