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The Resource Captives and voyagers : black migrants across the eighteenth-century British Atlantic world, Alexander X. Byrd

Captives and voyagers : black migrants across the eighteenth-century British Atlantic world, Alexander X. Byrd

Label
Captives and voyagers : black migrants across the eighteenth-century British Atlantic world
Title
Captives and voyagers
Title remainder
black migrants across the eighteenth-century British Atlantic world
Statement of responsibility
Alexander X. Byrd
Title variation
Captives and voyagers : black migrants across the 18th-century British Atlantic world
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
AZM
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1968-
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Byrd, Alexander X.
Dewey number
306.3/62094109033
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Antislavery, abolition, and the Atlantic world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Blacks
  • Slave trade
  • Sierra Leone
Label
Captives and voyagers : black migrants across the eighteenth-century British Atlantic world, Alexander X. Byrd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-332) and index
Contents
The slave trade from the Biafran interior : violence, serial displacement, and the rudiments of Igbo society -- The slave ship and the beginnings of Igbo society in the African diaspora -- White power and the context of slave seasoning in eighteenth-century Jamaica -- Routines of disaster and revolution -- Social movement and imagining freedom in the British capital -- Migration and the impossible demands of leaving London -- From slaves to free subjects in British North America -- Black society and the limits of British freedom -- The effects of exodus : Afro-maritime society in motion -- Arriving in Sierra Leone : catastrophe and its aftermaths -- Conclusion: Migration and black society in the eighteenth-century British Atlantic world
Control code
ocn665832466
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Louisiana pbk. ed.
Extent
xi, 346 p.
Isbn
9780807137109
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o665832466
  • (OCoLC)665832466
Label
Captives and voyagers : black migrants across the eighteenth-century British Atlantic world, Alexander X. Byrd
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-332) and index
Contents
The slave trade from the Biafran interior : violence, serial displacement, and the rudiments of Igbo society -- The slave ship and the beginnings of Igbo society in the African diaspora -- White power and the context of slave seasoning in eighteenth-century Jamaica -- Routines of disaster and revolution -- Social movement and imagining freedom in the British capital -- Migration and the impossible demands of leaving London -- From slaves to free subjects in British North America -- Black society and the limits of British freedom -- The effects of exodus : Afro-maritime society in motion -- Arriving in Sierra Leone : catastrophe and its aftermaths -- Conclusion: Migration and black society in the eighteenth-century British Atlantic world
Control code
ocn665832466
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Louisiana pbk. ed.
Extent
xi, 346 p.
Isbn
9780807137109
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o665832466
  • (OCoLC)665832466

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