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Author Reid-Vazquez, Michele.

Title The year of the lash [electronic resource] : free people of color in Cuba and the nineteenth-century Atlantic world / Michele Reid-Vazquez.

Imprint Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiii, 251 p. : ill.
Series Early American places
Early American places.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "Very prejudicial" : free people of color in a slave society -- Spectacles of power : repressing the conspiracy of La Escalera -- Calculated expulsions : free people of color in Mexico, the U.S., Spain, and North Africa -- Acts of excess and insubordination : resisting the tranquility of terror -- The rise and fall of the militia of color : from the constitution of 1812 to the Escalera era -- Balancing acts : the shifting dynamics of race and immigration.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Blacks -- Cuba -- History -- 19th century.
Social conflict -- Cuba -- History -- 19th century.
Blacks -- Atlantic Ocean Region -- History -- 19th century.
Cuba -- History -- Negro Conspiracy, 1844.
Cuba -- History -- Negro Conspiracy, 1844 -- Influence.
Cuba -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780820335759 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0820335754 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780820340685 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0820340685 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780820341804 (e-book)

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