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Title History in dispute. Volume 13 [Gale Virtual Reference Library electronic resource] : slavery in the Western Hemisphere, circa 1500-1888 / edited by Mark G. Malvasi.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2003.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "A Manly, Inc. Book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Abolitionists -- African cultures -- American Revolution -- Christianity -- Complicity -- Economic impact -- Emancipation -- English colonies -- Free society -- Health -- House servants -- Legal definition -- Maroon communities -- Master-slave relations -- Means of resistance -- Middle Passage -- New culture -- New World vision -- Outcome of rebellions -- Peculiar institution -- Profits -- Racism -- Religion of liberation -- Reparations -- Rhythm of work -- Saint Domingue -- Sexual exploitation -- Sisterhood -- Slave rebellion -- Slaveholders -- Slavery -- Social development -- Stable marriages -- Transatlantic slave trade -- U.S. Civil War.
Summary Addresses heavily debated questions by offering different critical perspectives on major historical events, drawn from all time periods and from all parts of the globe. This volume covers slavery in the Western Hemisphere, 1500-1888. Provides students with an enhanced understanding of events only summarized in history texts, helps stimulate critical thinking and provides ideas for papers and assignments.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
Original Version Original: xlii, 359 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Slavery -- History.
Slave-trade -- History.
Antislavery movements -- History.
History, Modern -- 16th century.
History, Modern -- 17th century.
History, Modern -- 18th century.
History, Modern -- 19th century.
World history.
Added Author Malvasi, Mark G., 1957-, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781558627178 (electronic book)
1558627170 (electronic book)
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