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Inventing New England"s slave paradise

Robert K. Fitts

Inventing New England"s slave paradise

master/slave relations in eighteenth-century Narragansett, Rhode Island

by Robert K. Fitts

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Published by UMI in [Ann Arbore, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slaves -- Rhode Island -- Narragansett Bay.,
  • Slavery -- Rhode Island -- Narragansett Bay.,
  • Slave records -- Rhode Island -- Narragansett Bay.,
  • Narragansett Bay (R.I.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert K. Fitts.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 332 .□ :
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16609310M


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