Urban Slavery in the American South, 1820-1860, A Quantitative History.
Economic study of urban slavery refuting the long-held view that slavery was incompatible with city living. The author’s data is presented in over 30 Tables and includes statistical analyses and formulas. With an appendix on “City Ordinances Relating to Slavery.”
Description: Urban Slavery in the American South, 1820-1860, A Quantitative History.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, (1976). First Edition. 168pp. Publisher’s cloth; dust jacket. Tables; statistical formulas. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket.