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Author Roberts, Justin, 1975-

Title Slavery and the enlightenment in the British Atlantic, 1750-1807 [electronic resource] / Justin Roberts.

Imprint Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2014.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 352 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Clock work: time, quantification, amelioration and the enlightenment -- Sunup to sudown: agricultural diversity and seasonal patterns of work -- Lockstep and line: gang work and the division of labor -- Negotiating sickness: health, work and seasonality -- Labor and industry: skilled and unskilled work -- Working lives: occupations and families in the slave community.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Slavery -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- 18th century.
Slavery -- Atlantic Ocean Region -- History -- 18th century.
Slaves -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- 18th century.
Enlightenment -- Great Britain -- Colonies.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781107025851 (hardback)
9781107348035 (e-book)

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