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American Mediterranean

Southern Slaveholders in the Age of Emancipation

  • List of Illustrations
  • Introduction
  • 1. The American Mediterranean
  • 2. The White Republic of the Tropics
  • 3. The Promise of Exile
  • 4. The Labor Problem
  • 5. Latitudes and Longitudes
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • Honorable Mention, 2009 Gordon K. & Sybil Lewis Award, Caribbean Studies Association
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