First published in 1872, and written on the basis of the experience of the American Civil War, this work was the first full history of slavery in America, beginning with the first days of the African slave trade and going on to 1860, providing an exhaustive history of slavery in the antebellum world with full coverage of the Congressional debates and the pivotal events as the Constitution was adopted, abolitionism rose and organized, and the struggles in the West as the nation expanded and was forced to deal with the spread of slavery. Reprint edition. 2006: 692 + 742 pages. Index. Softcover. (Scholar's Bookshelf) Set of 2 Volumes.
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Henry Wilson is well known as a photographer of architecture and interiors, with a special interest in India. His books include India Contemporary and Pattern and Ornament in the Arts of India, and he is a frequent contributor to The World of Interiors, Architectural Digest, and other design magazines. He lives in London.
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Book Description Scholar's Bookshelf, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1601050801
Book Description Scholar's Bookshelf, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1601050801