The Resource Roots of secession : slavery and politics in antebellum Virginia, William A. Link

Roots of secession : slavery and politics in antebellum Virginia, William A. Link

Label
Roots of secession : slavery and politics in antebellum Virginia
Title
Roots of secession
Title remainder
slavery and politics in antebellum Virginia
Statement of responsibility
William A. Link
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text studies the role of slaves and free blacks in the politics of secession in antebellum Virginia. It places African Americans at the centre of events and argues that their acts of rebellion had powerful political repercussions throughout the period prior to the Civil War
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
973.7/11
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E445.V8
LC item number
L56 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Civil War America
Label
Roots of secession : slavery and politics in antebellum Virginia, William A. Link
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-371) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A slave society : Virginia in the 1850s -- Boastful and belligerent champions of southern institutions : slavery and politics, 1851-1854 -- A uniform spirit of lawlessness : the problem of runaways -- A spirit of license in the guise of liberty : the survival of opposition, 1854-1856 -- The darkest and most perilous hours of our national existence : the deepening sectional crisis, 1856-1859 -- A black demon of fanaticism : Harpers Ferry and the election of 1860 -- To light the torch of servile insurrection : the secession crisis
Control code
ocm54358060
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 387 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807863206
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35609515
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)54358060
  • pebcs0807863203
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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