The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Revolution, 1770-1823

The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Revolution, 1770-1823

David Brion Davis


David Brion Davis's books at the historical past of slavery mirror one of the most unique and influential considering at the topic to seem some time past new release. The challenge of Slavery within the Age of Revolution, the sequel to Davis's Pulitzer Prize-winning The challenge of Slavery in Western Culture and the second one quantity of a proposed trilogy, is a really enormous paintings of old scholarship that first seemed in 1975 to serious acclaim either educational and literary. This reprint of that very important paintings encompasses a new preface via the writer, during which he situates the book's argument in the historiographic debates of the final decades.

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