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The Resource Sold down the river : slavery in the lower Chattahoochee Valley of Alabama and Georgia, Anthony Gene Carey

Sold down the river : slavery in the lower Chattahoochee Valley of Alabama and Georgia, Anthony Gene Carey

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Sold down the river : slavery in the lower Chattahoochee Valley of Alabama and Georgia
Title
Sold down the river
Title remainder
slavery in the lower Chattahoochee Valley of Alabama and Georgia
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Gene Carey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of slavery in a concentrated area between Alabama and Georgia, chronicling how in the decades between the region's founding and the collapse of the Confederacy, it became dominated by a slave society of significant demographical, territorial and economic expansion
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10027403
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.3/6209758
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E445.A3
LC item number
C37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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slavery in the lower Chattahoochee Valley of Alabama and Georgia
Label
Sold down the river : slavery in the lower Chattahoochee Valley of Alabama and Georgia, Anthony Gene Carey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in cooperation with the Historic Chattahoochee Commission and the Troup County Historical Society."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: writing slaveries from the perspectives of one place -- Slaveries, rivalries, revolutions, removals: the valley from creek heartland to American frontier -- Markets in flesh: the parameters of slavery and the slave trade -- The work of slavery, the lineaments of life -- "A tight fight where us was": punishment, resistance, and power -- Praying together for different things: evangelicalism and the limits of biracial worship -- Whose bodies? whose families? whose homes? Contesting identity and domesticity -- Epilogue: "Dere is sumpin' 'bout bein' free": the overthrow of slavery
Control code
19305452
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 263 pages
Isbn
9780817317416
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010048793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Sold down the river : slavery in the lower Chattahoochee Valley of Alabama and Georgia, Anthony Gene Carey
Publication
Note
"Published in cooperation with the Historic Chattahoochee Commission and the Troup County Historical Society."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: writing slaveries from the perspectives of one place -- Slaveries, rivalries, revolutions, removals: the valley from creek heartland to American frontier -- Markets in flesh: the parameters of slavery and the slave trade -- The work of slavery, the lineaments of life -- "A tight fight where us was": punishment, resistance, and power -- Praying together for different things: evangelicalism and the limits of biracial worship -- Whose bodies? whose families? whose homes? Contesting identity and domesticity -- Epilogue: "Dere is sumpin' 'bout bein' free": the overthrow of slavery
Control code
19305452
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 263 pages
Isbn
9780817317416
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010048793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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