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The Resource American slaves and African masters : Algiers and the Western Sahara, 1776-1820, Christine E. Sears

American slaves and African masters : Algiers and the Western Sahara, 1776-1820, Christine E. Sears

Label
American slaves and African masters : Algiers and the Western Sahara, 1776-1820
Title
American slaves and African masters
Title remainder
Algiers and the Western Sahara, 1776-1820
Statement of responsibility
Christine E. Sears
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
Dewey number
306.3/620965
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT1351
LC item number
.S43 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
American slaves and African masters : Algiers and the Western Sahara, 1776-1820, Christine E. Sears
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : remembering the "horror of Mahometan vassalage" -- "This world is full of vicissitudes" -- "Far distant from our country, families friends and connections" : American slaves in Ottoman Algiers -- "Once a citizen of the United States of America, but at present the most miserable slave" : Americans and slave community -- "American livestock, now slaves in Algiers" : elite slaves in Ottoman Algiers -- "We set no great value upon money" : a slave economy -- "Sons of sorrow" : American slaves in the Western Sahara -- "Clear the country of all you Christian dogs" : the business of redemption -- Epilogue : a different kind of slavery
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9781137268662
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012028028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn783144375
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn815828827
Label
American slaves and African masters : Algiers and the Western Sahara, 1776-1820, Christine E. Sears
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : remembering the "horror of Mahometan vassalage" -- "This world is full of vicissitudes" -- "Far distant from our country, families friends and connections" : American slaves in Ottoman Algiers -- "Once a citizen of the United States of America, but at present the most miserable slave" : Americans and slave community -- "American livestock, now slaves in Algiers" : elite slaves in Ottoman Algiers -- "We set no great value upon money" : a slave economy -- "Sons of sorrow" : American slaves in the Western Sahara -- "Clear the country of all you Christian dogs" : the business of redemption -- Epilogue : a different kind of slavery
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9781137268662
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012028028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn783144375
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn815828827

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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