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Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive, Part I - 4

Alternative Name:   Slavery & Anti-Slavery; Slavery and Anti-Slavery
Description:   This collection is devoted to the scholarly study and understanding of slavery from a multinational perspective. University access includes access to Part I: Debates over Slavery and Abolition, Part II: Slave Trade in the Atlantic World, Part III: The Institution of Slavery, and Part IV: The Age of Emancipation. It includes resources on the transatlantic slave trade, the global movement for the abolition of slavery, the legal, personal, and economic aspects of the slavery system, and the dynamics of emancipation in the U.S. as well as in Latin America, the Caribbean, and other regions. There are over 5.4 million cross-searchable pages: 12049 books, 170 serials, 71 manuscript collections, 377 supreme court records and briefs and 194 reference articles from Macmillan, Charles Scribner's Sons and Gale encyclopedias and links to websites, biographies, chronology, bibliographies, and information on key collections, to give users background and context for further research.
Publisher:   Gale/Cengage
Full Text Note:   Full Text
Category/Subcategory:   Social Sciences / History