University Court And Slave

Author: Alfred L. Brophy
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019026361X
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University, Court, and Slave reveals long-forgotten connections between pre-Civil War southern universities and slavery.

The Illustrated Battle Cry Of Freedom The Civil War Era

Author: James M. McPherson George Henry Davis '86 Professor of History Princeton University
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199729360
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The case was beginning to acquire political significance. Missouri courts had
previously granted freedom to slaves in cases similar to Scott's. In overturning
those precedents and asserting that Missouri law prevailed despite Scott's
residence in free territory, the state supreme court was reacting to proslavery
pressures. Scott's lawyers, who now included a Vermont-born resident of St.
Louis, thought they could win the case if they could get it before a federal court.
Scott's owner having ...

Hillbilly Elegie

Author: J. D. Vance
Publisher: Ullstein Buchverlage
ISBN: 3843715777
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Doch letztlich war alles vergeblich. J. D. Vance erzählt die Geschichte seiner Familie — eine Geschichte vom Scheitern und von der Resignation einer ganzen Bevölkerungsschicht.

Onkel Tom S H Tte

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher: BookRix
ISBN: 3736833466
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Dieses Buch ist eine flammende Anklage gegen den Rassismus, wo immer er einem begegnet.

We Were Eight Years In Power

Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates
Publisher: Hanser Berlin
ISBN: 3446259805
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Am Ende seiner Amtszeit zerschlugen sich die Reste dieser Hoffnung mit der Machtübernahme Donald Trumps, den Ta-Nehisi Coates als "Amerikas ersten weißen Präsidenten" bezeichnet: ein Mann, dessen politische Existenz in der Abgrenzung zu ...

The Library Journal Book Review

ISBN: 9780835213448
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$13.95. hist Four lectures by Finley at the College de France in 1978 form this
book's core, a result of years of research and thought on slavery in classical
Greece and Italy. ... Oxford Univ. Pr. Oct. 1980. 256p. index. LC 80- 13024. ISBN
0-19-502781-7. $15.95. hist Foner' s book is a collection of essays written
between 1965 and 1980. He deals with the causes and consequences of the
Civil War by emphasizing ideologies and racial attitudes that were pervasive in
the United States, ...