From Rebellion to Revolution : Afro-American Slave Revolts in the Making of the Modern World
By: Genovese, Eugene D.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Walter Lynwood Fleming Lectures in Southern History: Publisher: Baton Rouge : LSU Press, 1981Description: 1 online resource (200 p.).ISBN: 9780807148129.Subject(s): Maroons | Slave insurrections -- United States | Slavery -- AmericaGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: From Rebellion to Revolution : Afro-American Slave Revolts in the Making of the Modern WorldDDC classification: 973 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; ONE: Slave Revolts in Hemispheric Perspective; TWO: Black Maroons in War and Peace; THREE: The Turning Point; AFTERWORD: ""The Flag of Our Country""; Bibliographical Essay; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W
In perhaps his most provocative book Eugene Genovese examines the slave revolts of the New World and places them in the context of modern world history. By studying the conditions that favored these revolts and the history of slave guerrilla warfare throughout the western hemisphere, he connects the ideology of the revolts to that of the great revolutionary movements of the late eighteenth century.Genovese argues compellingly that the slave revolts of the New World shaped the democratic character of contemporary European struggles just as forcefully as European struggles influenced New World r
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