Escaping Bondage: A Documentary History of Runaway Slaves in Eighteenth-Century New England, 1700-1789

Escaping Bondage: A Documentary History of Runaway Slaves in Eighteenth-Century New England, 1700-1789

By: Antonio T. Bly (editor)Paperback

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Escaping Bondage: A Documentary History of Runaway Slaves in Eighteenth-Century New England, 1700-1789 is an edited collection of runaway slave advertisements that appeared in newspapers in eighteenth-century Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and New Hampshire. This compilation provides valuable insights into an important chapter in the history of slavery.

About Author

Antonio T. Bly is assistant professor of history at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina.

Contents

Acknowledgments List of Images Introduction A Note on the Notices A Note on the Newspapers Massachusetts Notices Connecticut Notices Rhode Island Notices Hew Hampshire Appendix Glossary

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780739170335
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 318
  • ID: 9780739170335
  • weight: 522
  • ISBN10: 0739170333

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