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The Resource The internal enemy : slavery and war in Virginia, 1772-1832, Alan Taylor

The internal enemy : slavery and war in Virginia, 1772-1832, Alan Taylor

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The internal enemy : slavery and war in Virginia, 1772-1832
Title
The internal enemy
Title remainder
slavery and war in Virginia, 1772-1832
Statement of responsibility
Alan Taylor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawn from new sources, a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian presents a gripping narrative that recreates the events that inspired hundreds of slaves to pressure British admirals into becoming liberators by using their intimate knowledge of the countryside to transform the war
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Alan
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slaves
  • Plantation life
  • Virginia
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The internal enemy : slavery and war in Virginia, 1772-1832, Alan Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 443-584) and index
Contents
Revolution -- Night and day -- Blood -- Warships -- Invasion -- Lessons -- Plantation -- Flight -- Fight -- Crisis -- Agents -- Fire bell -- Appendix A. Corotoman slave families, 1814 -- Appendix B. Numbers
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 605 p.
Isbn
9780393073713
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013009643
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)840934500
  • (OCoLC)ocn840934500
  • 620753
Label
The internal enemy : slavery and war in Virginia, 1772-1832, Alan Taylor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 443-584) and index
Contents
Revolution -- Night and day -- Blood -- Warships -- Invasion -- Lessons -- Plantation -- Flight -- Fight -- Crisis -- Agents -- Fire bell -- Appendix A. Corotoman slave families, 1814 -- Appendix B. Numbers
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 605 p.
Isbn
9780393073713
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013009643
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)840934500
  • (OCoLC)ocn840934500
  • 620753

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