Slavery, Race and the American Legal System 1700-1872. A Sixteen Volume Facsimile Series Reproducing Over One Hundred and Seventy Rare and Important Pamphlets.

 
9781584778127: Slavery, Race and the American Legal System 1700-1872. A Sixteen Volume Facsimile Series Reproducing Over One Hundred and Seventy Rare and Important Pamphlets.

With a new introduction (2007) by Paul Finkelman. Originally published: New York: Garland, 1988. 16 Vols. Contains: I Southern Slaves in Free State Courts: The Pamphlet Literature; II Fugitive Slaves and American Courts: The Pamphlet Literature; III Abolitionists in Northern Courts: The Pamphlet Literature; IV Statutes on Slavery: The Pamphlet Literature; V Free Blacks, Slaves, and Slaveowners in Civil and Criminal Courts: The Pamphlet Literature; VI The African Slave Trade and American Courts: The Pamphlet Literature; VII Slave Rebels, Abolitionists and Southern Courts: The Pamphlet Literature.

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[The volumes in this series] belong in every library used for research, and in particular at all law school libraries. They will prove valuable to historians, lawyers, law teachers and students, and all persons interested in the problems of slavery and race in American experience. --William M. Wiecek, American Journal of Legal History 33 (1989) 187

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