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The Resource Bury the chains : the British struggle to abolish slavery, Adam Hochschild

Bury the chains : the British struggle to abolish slavery, Adam Hochschild

Label
Bury the chains : the British struggle to abolish slavery
Title
Bury the chains
Title remainder
the British struggle to abolish slavery
Statement of responsibility
Adam Hochschild
Title variation
The British struggle to abolish slavery
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Hochschild, Adam
Dewey number
326.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Antislavery movements
  • Antislavery movements
Target audience
general
Label
Bury the chains : the British struggle to abolish slavery, Adam Hochschild
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 409-427
Contents
Introduction : twelve men in a printing shop -- 1. Many golden dreams -- 2. Atlantic wanderer -- 3. Intoxicated with liberty -- 4. King sugar -- 5. A tale of two ships -- 6. A moral steam engine -- 7. The first emancipation -- 8. "I questioned whether I should even get out of it alive" -- 9. Am I not a man and a brother? -- 10. A place beyond the seas -- 11. "Ramsay is dead - I have killed him" -- 12. An eighteenth-century book tour -- 13. The blood-sweetened beverage -- 14. Promised land -- 15. The sweets of liberty -- 16. High noon in parliament -- 17. Bleak decade -- 18. At the foot of Vesuvius -- 19. Redcoats' graveyard -- 20. "These gilded Africans" -- 21. A side wind -- 22. Am I not a woman and a sister? -- 23. "Come, shout o'er the grave" -- Epilogue : "to feel a just indignation" -- App. Where was Equiano born?
Control code
000027166179
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 468 p., [8]p. of plates
Isbn
9780333904916
Other physical details
ill., ports
Label
Bury the chains : the British struggle to abolish slavery, Adam Hochschild
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 409-427
Contents
Introduction : twelve men in a printing shop -- 1. Many golden dreams -- 2. Atlantic wanderer -- 3. Intoxicated with liberty -- 4. King sugar -- 5. A tale of two ships -- 6. A moral steam engine -- 7. The first emancipation -- 8. "I questioned whether I should even get out of it alive" -- 9. Am I not a man and a brother? -- 10. A place beyond the seas -- 11. "Ramsay is dead - I have killed him" -- 12. An eighteenth-century book tour -- 13. The blood-sweetened beverage -- 14. Promised land -- 15. The sweets of liberty -- 16. High noon in parliament -- 17. Bleak decade -- 18. At the foot of Vesuvius -- 19. Redcoats' graveyard -- 20. "These gilded Africans" -- 21. A side wind -- 22. Am I not a woman and a sister? -- 23. "Come, shout o'er the grave" -- Epilogue : "to feel a just indignation" -- App. Where was Equiano born?
Control code
000027166179
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 468 p., [8]p. of plates
Isbn
9780333904916
Other physical details
ill., ports

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