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Walvin, James

Slavery in Small Things: Slavery and Modern Cultural Habits

Walvin, James - Slavery in Small Things: Slavery and Modern Cultural Habits, ebook

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Slavery in Small Things: Slavery and Modern Cultural Habits isthe first book to explore the long-range cultural legacy of slavery through commonplace daily objects.
  • Offers a new and original approach to the history of slavery by an acknowledged expert on the topic
  • Traces the relationship between slavery and modern cultural habits through an analysis of commonplace objects that include sugar, tobacco, tea, maps, portraiture, print, and more
  • Represents the only study that utilizes common objects to illustrate the cultural impact and legacy of the Atlantic slave trade
  • Makes the topic of slavery accessible to a wider public audience

Keywords: Slavery; African history; African American history; the Atlantic World; Atlantic slave trade; European social history; European cultural history; slavery legacy; slave legacy, African / African-American Studies, American Social & Cultural History, African/African-American Studies, American Social & Cultural History

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2016
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
288 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781119166245
Printed ISBN
9781119166221

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