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The Resource Voices of the enslaved in nineteenth-century Cuba : a documentary history, Gloria García Rodríguez ; translated by Nancy L. Westrate ; foreword by Ada Ferrer

Voices of the enslaved in nineteenth-century Cuba : a documentary history, Gloria García Rodríguez ; translated by Nancy L. Westrate ; foreword by Ada Ferrer

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Voices of the enslaved in nineteenth-century Cuba : a documentary history
Title
Voices of the enslaved in nineteenth-century Cuba
Title remainder
a documentary history
Statement of responsibility
Gloria García Rodríguez ; translated by Nancy L. Westrate ; foreword by Ada Ferrer
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Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
First published in 1996 by the Mexican publisher Centro de Investigacion Cientifica, this documentary history provides a vivid overview of African slavery in Cuba (which wasn't abolished until 1886, later than any country save Brazil) and its relationship to the plantation system of the New World. The book is comprised of two parts; the first is a rich introductory essay by the author, and the second is a collection of eighty previously unpublished primary documents from various Cuban archives that shed light on the lived experiences of Cuba's African slaves. The volume is significant in three
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Latin America in Translation/en Traducción/em Tradução
Voices of the enslaved in nineteenth-century Cuba : a documentary history, Gloria García Rodríguez ; translated by Nancy L. Westrate ; foreword by Ada Ferrer
Label
Voices of the enslaved in nineteenth-century Cuba : a documentary history, Gloria García Rodríguez ; translated by Nancy L. Westrate ; foreword by Ada Ferrer
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5149/9780807877678_garcia_rodriguez
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Note
Originally published: México : Centro de Investigacíon Científica "Ing. Jorge L Tamayo," 1996
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Slavery and its legal regulation : the slave code : royal decree and instructional circular for the indies on the education, treatment, and work regimen of slaves : May 31, 1789 -- Slaveholders and the slave code : statement from Havana's ingenio owners to the king : Havana, January 19, 1790 -- Toward a new slave code -- Slavery and family life -- The plantation social network -- Solidarity in the face of injustice -- The labor relations of Coartado slaves
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1 online resource (xviii, 220 pages).
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Isbn
9780807877678
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