Slavery in the United States
A Social, Political, and Historical EncyclopediaBook - 2007
A comprehensive, contextual presentation of all aspects--social, political, and economic--of slavery in the United States, from the first colonization through Reconstruction.
* Ten major essays and 300 A-Z entries cover all aspects of slavery
* Over 100 contributors represent the finest scholarship worldwide on the topic
* An impressive collection of 150 original documents illustrate both popular and official attitudes toward slavery
* The massive bibliography is the most complete and up-to-date available