The Resource The problem of emancipation : the Caribbean roots of the American Civil War, Edward Bartlett Rugemer

The problem of emancipation : the Caribbean roots of the American Civil War, Edward Bartlett Rugemer

Label
The problem of emancipation : the Caribbean roots of the American Civil War
Title
The problem of emancipation
Title remainder
the Caribbean roots of the American Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Edward Bartlett Rugemer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A most persuasive work that repositions the American debates over emancipation where they clearly belong, in a broader Anglo-Atlantic context."--Reviews in HistoryWhile many historians look to internal conflict alone to explain the onset of the American Civil War, in The Problem of Emancipation, Edward Bartlett Rugemer places the origins of the war in a transatlantic context. Addressing a huge gap in the historiography of the antebellum United States, he explores the impact of Britain's abolition of slavery in 1834 on the coming of the war and reveals the strong influence of Britain's old Atla
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
973.7/114
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E453
LC item number
.R84 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Antislavery, abolition, and the Atlantic world
Label
The problem of emancipation : the Caribbean roots of the American Civil War, Edward Bartlett Rugemer
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-328) 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
Contents; Maps; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part 1. The Lessons of Abolitionism; 1. Th e Nineteenth- Century Anglo- Atlantic World; 2. Abolitionists and Insurrections; 3. Conflicting Impressions; 4. The Rebellions of 1831; Part II. The Lessons of Abolition; 5. The Conversion of William Ellery Channing; 6. The Fears of Robert Monroe Harrison; 7. Rethinking Liberty; 8. British Abolition and the Coming of the Civil War; Epilogue: The Morant Bay Rebellion and Radical Reconstruction; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn299043420
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 342 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807134634
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24499626
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)299043420
  • acls0807134635

Library Locations

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