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Author Clark-Pujara, Christy.

Title Dark work : the business of slavery in Rhode Island / Christy Clark-Pujara.

Publication Info. New York : New York University Press, [2016]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.3620974 C548d 2016    ---  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Description xiv, 205 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Early American places
Early American places.
Note "Also available as an ebook"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The business of slavery and making of race -- Living and laboring under slavery -- Emancipation in black and white -- The legacies of enslavement -- Building a free community -- Building a free state and nation.
Subject Slavery -- Rhode Island -- History.
Slave trade -- Rhode Island -- History.
Slaves -- Emancipation -- Rhode Island -- History.
Slaves -- Rhode Island -- Social conditions.
Free African Americans -- Rhode Island -- History.
Rhode Island -- Race relations -- History.
Free African Americans. (OCoLC)fst00933834
Race relations. (OCoLC)fst01086509
Slave trade. (OCoLC)fst01120405
Slavery. (OCoLC)fst01120426
Slaves -- Emancipation. (OCoLC)fst01120540
Slaves -- Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01120577
Rhode Island. (OCoLC)fst01204599
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9781479870424 (cloth : alk. paper)
1479870420 (cloth : alk. paper)

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