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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1985. Hardcover. xviii, 319p., very good condition in a good dj with a slightly faded spine.
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image of Bouki fait gombo, a history of the slave community of Habitation Haydel (Whitney Plantation), Louisiana, 1750-1860

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New Orleans: University of New Orleans Press, 2014. Paperback. xviii, 215p., wraps, very good condition.
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image of The Masters and the Slaves (casa-grande_senzala): a study in the development of Brazilian civilization. Second English-language edition, revised

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971. Hardcover. lxxi, 537p., xliv, cloth-covered boards, 6.5x9.5 inches, one fold out map of a plantation, very good condition in a lightly toned unclipped dj.
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The European Nations in the West Indies 1493-1688

by Newton, Arthur Percival

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Published
1933
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London: A & C Black, 1933. Hardcover. xviii+357p., blue cloth boards with gilt, one fold-out map, foreedge foxed else very good condition with brochure listing other titles in the series laid in. No dj. The Pioneer Histories.
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image of The sugarmill; the socioeconomic complex of sugar in Cuba, 1760-1860, translated by Cedric Belfrage

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New York: Monthly Review Press, 1976. Hardcover. 186p., 8.5x11 inches, first American printing, illus., very good condition in a slightly shelfworn dj. With considerable material on slavery.
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Left Out: the politics of exclusion; essays, 1964-1999

by Duberman, Martin

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Published
2002
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9780896086722
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Boston: South End Press, 2002. Paperback. xxiii, 504p., wraps, 6x9 inches, very good first paperback edition. Essays covering race, sexuality and radicalism.
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New York: New York University Press, 1993. xi, 428p., illustrated with a single line map and plenty of tables; hardcover in light grey cloth boards titled black (series design), an immaculate clean copy. FYI, item was not issued with any dust jacket, NY University studies in Near Eastern civilization number XVIII.
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Forced Native Labor in Sixteenth-Century Central America

by Sherman, William L.

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Published
1979
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9780803241008
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Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1979. Hardcover. xvi, 496p., illustrated with a number of tables and a single line map, hardcover first edition in brown boards gilt and enclosed in the dust jacket. Top margin of jacket slightly edgeworn, top edge of book itself is spotted with foxing. Item is otherwise clean and unmarked, and structurally is entirely sound.… Read more
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Aesop

by Wintle, A.D.

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Published
1943
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London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1943. 138p., wartime Gollancz was paper-starved, and the entire book is toned, with specks of stain and foxing, and even a little warped. Hardcover in 7.5x5 inch green cloth boards, lacks the dj, not so fragile that item cannot be leafed through confidently. A reasonably good story by a writer well up on the culture… Read more
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image of From Barter to Slavery: The economic relations of Portuguese and Indians in the settlement of Brazil, 1500-1580

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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1942. Paperback. 160p., wraps, 6x9 inches, wraps lightly worn, title penned on spine in red marker else very good condition. The John Hopkins University studies in historical and political science, series 40, no. 1.
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Eneas Africanus

by Edwards, Harry Stillwell

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Published
1940
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New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1940. Hardcover. xvii, 38p., illustrated, Originally published in 1920, this Grosset and Dunlap reprint, dated 1940, is about good. Fading to spine and edges. Corners and spine extremities worn. Previous owner's address stamped to map illustrated front pastedown endpaper. Stamps to top corner of page following front endpapers. General soiling. No dust jacket.… Read more
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image of Africa and Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World, 1400-1680

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992. Paperback. xxxviii, 309p., softbound illustrated solely with five skimpy line maps (a 1998 reprint may be better-furnished), anyway, theoretical cartography by a scholar of African history who had taught in Zambia, later doing research made possible by a Carter G. Woodson Institute fellowship. Thornton builds on Fernand Braudel's Mediterranean studies (who he says insufficiently… Read more
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image of West Africa; quest for God and gold, 1454 - 1578; a survey of the first century of white enterprise in West Africa, with particular reference to the achievement of the Portuguese and their rivalries with other European powers

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London: Curzon Press, 1977. Hardcover. xxi+246p., preface, introduction, footnotes, appendix, bibliography, index, maps and illustrations, very good second edition revised and enlarged, in a lightly worn dj. Originally published in 1931 as "European Beginnings in West Africa 1454 - 1578.
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image of Dark Bargain: slavery, profits,_the struggle for the Constitution

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New York: Walker, 2005. Hardcover. 230p., prologue, notes, selected bibliography, index, illustrations, near-fine first edition, first printing stated in boards and bright unclipped dj.
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Black slavery in America, an annotated mediagraphy

by Kujoory, Parvin

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Published
1995
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9780810830721
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Lanham, MD: The Scarecrow Press, 1995. Hardcover. xx, 318p., very good condition.
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Libertarian anthology

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Published
1948
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Indore: Modern Publishers, sole distributor for India Libertarian Book House, Bombay, 1948. 67, [20p. ads], printed with nested signatures but staplebound, making for a tight opening; softbound in 7.5x4.5 inch wraps. Caveat Emptor: a very poor copy, with exterior grime and a shredded spine panel, and profuse interior checkmarks in red ballpoint. Ads are for many anarchist works published… Read more
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The Confessions of Nat Turner

by Styron, William, illustrated by Kenneth Francis Dewey

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Published
1976
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Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1976. Leather Bound. [viii] 441p., preface, author's note, To the Public, frontispieces, illustrations, near-fine limited* illustrated first edition in red satin endpapers, full-leather with gilt titles, decorations and three raised bands, gilt all three edges, bound in red ribbon bookmark. Franklin Library limitations are not numbered but vary with the number of subscribers. Attractive… Read more
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The New Gospel of Peace According to St. Benjamin. Book the Second

by White, Richard Grant

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Published
1863
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New York: Sinclair Tousey, 1863. 48p. sewn booklet, wraps chipped (loss of a few letters in an advertisement inside the rear cover). Critique of the Copperheads (Northerners sympathetic to the South) and commentary on the course of the Civil War and the treatment of enslaved people, done in pseudo-Biblical style.
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The African Slave Trade. Precolonial History 1450-1850

by Davidson, Basil

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Published
1961
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Boston: an atlantic monthly press book / Little, Brown and Company, 1961. Paperback. xxvii, 311p., reprint in 7.5x5 inch soft binding of the Davidson book first published as "Black Mother;" mild rubbing to covers, a sound copy, cleanly and unmarked.
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African glory: the story of vanished negro civilizations

by DeGraft-Johnson, J. C.; with an afterword by Dr. John Henrik Clarke

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Published
1986
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9780933121027
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Baltimore: Black Classic Press, 1986. Paperback. xi, 211, xii, wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, wraps worn else very good condition. Later reprinting of a short, general history of Africa, touching on Islam, the Portuguese, and slavery. Originally published in 1954.
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