Cover of: The peculiar institution | Kenneth M. Stampp

The peculiar institution

slavery in the ante-bellum South. --

[1st ed.]

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

THIS BOOKS DISCUSSES THE INSTITUTION OF SLAVERY AS IT WAS PRACTICED IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. MR.STAMPP CONFRONTS MANY OF THE MYTHS ASSOCIATED WITH THE ATTITUDES OF THE BLACKS TOWARDS THEIR OWNERS, AS WELL AS THE TREATMENT OF SLAVES BY THEIR OWNERS. I READ THIS BOOK YEARS AGO AND WANT TO REVISIT YHE BOOK BECAUSE OF MY GRANDCHILDREN. THEY NEED TO KNOW MORE THAN WHAT IS IN THEIR HISTORY BOOKS AT SCHOOL.

Edition Notes

94677

"Manuscripts consulted, and their locations": p. 431-[436] Bibliographical footnotes.

The Physical Object

Pagination
ix, 435, xiii p. ; 22 cm. --
Number of pages
435

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL21278819M
Internet Archive
peculiarinstitut00stam
LC Control Number
56005800
Library Thing
20385

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