The Ruling Race: A History of American Slaveholders
Knopf, 1982 - 307 halaman
This study analyzes the market economy of the South, the people and groups that constituted the class of slaveholders, and the paradox of a Southern ideology, rooted in the economy, that emphasized equality of opportunity, patriotism, democracy, and racis
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Planters — if defined as those with twenty slaves or more — were important because they owned so large a proportion of the slave work force , because they have come to play so significant a role in the potent mythology of the antebellum ...
These were the forces that shaped several generations of the Lincecum family . Hezekiah Lincecum was the only surviving son of a small slaveholding family that had fled Georgia during the American Revolution .
In the dozen years following his acquisition of Rosedew Plantation , Kollock's force of fifteen and one - half full hands grew to fifty - six slaves in all . From 1849 to 1861 , Kollock's slave force at Ossabaw Island grew from fifty ...
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Oakes provides ample evidence in the Chapter "Mater Class Pluralism" for the existence of a democratic and pluralistic tradition in the antebellum South. In Oakes' account, the antebellum South was ... Baca ulasan lengkap
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