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Title:
The internal enemy : slavery and war in Virginia, 1772-1832 / Alan Taylor.
Call Number:
975.5 TAY
Publication Date:
[2013]
Edition:
First edition.
Publisher:
New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2013]
Physical Description:
xiii, 605 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents:
Revolution -- Night and day -- Blood -- Warships -- Invasion -- Lessons -- Plantation -- Flight -- Fight -- Crisis -- Agents -- Fire bell -- Appendix A. Corotoman slave families, 1814 -- Appendix B. Numbers.
Summary:
Drawn from new sources, a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian presents a gripping narrative that recreates the events that inspired hundreds of slaves to pressure British admirals into becoming liberators by using their intimate knowledge of the countryside to transform the war.
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 443-584) and index.
Horizon Bib Number:
1451796
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