Phillips, Ulrich Bonnell, 1877-1934.

American Negro slavery : a survey of the supply, employment and control of Negro labor as determined by the plantation regime / Ulrich Bonnell Phillips. - [1st pbk. ed.]. - Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [1966] - xxi, 529 p. ; 22 cm. - Louisiana paperbacks ; L9 . - Louisiana paperbacks ; L9. .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The early exploitation of Guinea -- The maritime slave trade -- The sugar islands -- The tobacco colonies -- The rice coast -- The northern colonies -- Revolution and reaction -- The closing of the African slave trade -- The introduction of cotton and sugar -- The westward movement -- The domestic slave trade -- The cotton regime -- Types of large plantations -- Plantation management -- Plantation labor -- Plantation life -- Plantation tendencies -- Economic views of slavery: a survey of the literature -- Business aspects of slavery -- Town slaves -- Free Negroes -- Slave crime -- The force of law.

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Slavery--Economic aspects--United States.
Slave labor.
Plantation life--Southern States.


Southern States--Economic conditions.

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