How Did American Slavery Begin?

ISBN-10: 0312182619

ISBN-13: 9780312182618

Edition: 1999

List price: $17.99
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In this brief student book the author takes central unresolved questions of continuing interest to historians and presents articles by contributors to the debate to encourage students to look at the origins of slavery in America.
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List price: $17.99
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Bedford/Saint Martin's
Publication date: 1/15/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 150
Size: 5.75" wide x 9.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

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