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The Resource African founders : how enslaved people expanded American freedom, David Hackett Fischer

African founders : how enslaved people expanded American freedom, David Hackett Fischer

Label
African founders : how enslaved people expanded American freedom
Title
African founders
Title remainder
how enslaved people expanded American freedom
Statement of responsibility
David Hackett Fischer
Title variation
How enslaved people expanded American freedom
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A brilliant synthesis of African and African-American history that shows how slavery differed in different regions of the country, and how the Africans and their descendants influenced the culture, commerce, and laws of the early United States"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fischer, David Hackett
Dewey number
641.5/12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.F485 2022
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Africans
  • Slaves
  • Freedmen
  • Slavery
  • United States
Label
African founders : how enslaved people expanded American freedom, David Hackett Fischer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 751-890) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Northern regions, New England -- Puritan purposes, Akan ethics, American values -- Hudson Valley -- Dutch capitalists, Angolan entrepreneurs, American strivers -- Delaware Valley -- Quaker founders, Guinea achievers, American reformers -- Southern regions, Chesapeake, Virginia and Maryland -- English masters, West African rebels, American leaders -- Coastal Carolina and Georgia -- Barbadian planters, Gullah-Geechee cultures, American roots -- Louisiana, Mississippi, and the Gulf Coast -- French, Spanish & Anglo rulers; Bamana, Benin & Congo clusters; American Pluralism -- Frontier regions, Western frontiers : free range slaves -- Fulani herders, Texas cowboys, American mustangers -- Maritime frontiers : saltwater slaves -- West African boatmen, Atlantic seamen, American mariners -- Southern frontiers : warrior slaves -- Angolan soldiers, Afro-Seminole warriors, U.S. Seminole-Negro scouts
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xii, 944 pages
Isbn
9781982145095
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2021020168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2021020168
Label
African founders : how enslaved people expanded American freedom, David Hackett Fischer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 751-890) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Northern regions, New England -- Puritan purposes, Akan ethics, American values -- Hudson Valley -- Dutch capitalists, Angolan entrepreneurs, American strivers -- Delaware Valley -- Quaker founders, Guinea achievers, American reformers -- Southern regions, Chesapeake, Virginia and Maryland -- English masters, West African rebels, American leaders -- Coastal Carolina and Georgia -- Barbadian planters, Gullah-Geechee cultures, American roots -- Louisiana, Mississippi, and the Gulf Coast -- French, Spanish & Anglo rulers; Bamana, Benin & Congo clusters; American Pluralism -- Frontier regions, Western frontiers : free range slaves -- Fulani herders, Texas cowboys, American mustangers -- Maritime frontiers : saltwater slaves -- West African boatmen, Atlantic seamen, American mariners -- Southern frontiers : warrior slaves -- Angolan soldiers, Afro-Seminole warriors, U.S. Seminole-Negro scouts
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xii, 944 pages
Isbn
9781982145095
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2021020168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2021020168

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