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Author Waldstreicher, David.

Title Slavery's constitution : from revolution to ratification / David Waldstreicher.

Imprint New York : Hill and Wang, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection J Schick  342.087 W147s 2010    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 1st pbk. ed.
Description 195 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue: Meaningful silences -- The Mansfieldian moment -- The great compromises of the Constitutional Convention -- Protesting and ratifying slavery's constitution -- Epilogue: Whose Constitution? Toward Civil War.
Subject Slavery -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History.
Slavery -- Law and legislation -- England -- History.
Slavery -- United States -- Legal status of slaves in free states.
Constitutional history -- United States.
Constitutional history. (OCoLC)fst00875777
Slavery -- Law and legislation. (OCoLC)fst01120465
Slavery -- Legal status of slaves in free states. (OCoLC)fst01120475
England. (OCoLC)fst01219920
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9780809016501 (pbk.)
0809016508 (pbk.)

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