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Author Edelson, S. Max.

Title Plantation enterprise in colonial South Carolina / S. Max Edelson.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2006.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  975.702 Ed27p 2006    ---  Available
Description xii, 383 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-371) and index.
Contents Acknowledgments -- A note on the text -- Introduction -- Laying claim to the land -- Rice culture origins -- Transforming the plantation landscape -- City, hinterland, and frontier -- Marketplace of identity -- Henry Laurens's empire -- Conclusion : Into the American South -- Abbreviations -- Appendix : Statistical tables -- Notes -- Index.
Subject South Carolina -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Plantation life -- South Carolina -- History -- 17th century.
Plantation life -- South Carolina -- History -- 18th century.
Rice farmers -- South Carolina -- History.
South Carolina -- Social life and customs.
Slavery -- South Carolina -- History.
Landscapes -- Social aspects -- South Carolina -- History.
Human ecology -- South Carolina -- History.
Human geography -- South Carolina -- History.
South Carolina -- Environmental conditions.
ISBN 067402303X (alk. paper)
9780674023031 (alk. paper)
Standard No. YDXCP 2420422
NLGGC 293505853
AU@ 000040167617
NZ1 10780009

 
    
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