Category: Slavery And Abolition


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Dear Austin Letters from the Underground Railroad

By: Woodruff, Elvira

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers, 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Ages 9-12. Summary: in 1853 in letters to his older brother, eleven-year-old Levi describes his adventures in the Pennsylvania countryside with his black friend Jupiter and his experiences with the Underground Railroad. ; Ex-Library; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 137 pages; 28232 View more info

Slavery Defended: The Views Of The Old South

By: McKitrick, Eric L. (Ed. )

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Prentice Hall, 1963

Edgewear, title page dog-eared, small hole on spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 180 pages; 25425 View more info

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Slavery In The Cities: The South 1820-1860

By: Wade, Richard C.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press, 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

DJ, edgeworn, tattered, torn, in mylar book jacket cover; occasional marginalia. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 340 pages; 22891 View more info

The Hairstons, An American Family In Black And White

By: Wiencek, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, St Martins Press, 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Only hint of being ex-library is the small bar code label on purple fep along with stain from probably the removal of a pocket. DJ flaps pasted to book. ; Ex-Library; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 361 pages; 26858 View more info

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Within The Plantation Household

By: Fox-Genovese, Elizabeth

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina, 1995

Documenting the difficult class relations between women slaveholders and slave women, this study shows how class and race as well as gender shaped women's experiences and determined their identities. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 544 pages; 21074 View more info