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The Resource African founders : how enslaved people expanded American ideals, David Hackett Fischer

African founders : how enslaved people expanded American ideals, David Hackett Fischer

Label
African founders : how enslaved people expanded American ideals
Title
African founders
Title remainder
how enslaved people expanded American ideals
Statement of responsibility
David Hackett Fischer
Title variation
How enslaved people expanded American ideals
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A brilliant synthesis of African and African-American history that shows how slavery differed in different regions of the country, and how the Africans and their descendants influenced the culture, commerce, and laws of the early United States"--
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
11058304
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fischer, David Hackett
Dewey number
973.0496073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Africans
  • Slaves
  • Freed persons
  • Slavery
  • United States
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how enslaved people expanded American ideals
Label
African founders : how enslaved people expanded American ideals, David Hackett Fischer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Northern regions, New England -- Puritan purposes, Akan ethics, American values -- Hudson Valley -- Dutch capitalists, Angolan entrepreneurs, American strivers -- Delaware Valley -- Quaker founders, Guinea achievers, American reformers -- Southern regions, Chesapeake, Virginia and Maryland -- English founders, West African strivers, Afro-American leaders -- Coastal Carolina, Georgia, and Florida -- Barbadian planters, Gullah Geechee cultures, American roots -- Louisiana, Mississippi, and the Gulf Coast -- French, Spanish, and Anglo rulers; Bamana, Benin, and Congo slaves; American Pluralism in the Mississippi valley -- Frontier regions, Western frontiers -- Fulani herders, Carolina cattlemen, Texas mustangers -- Maritime frontiers -- West African boatmen, Atlantic seamen, American maritime traditions -- Southern frontiers -- Angolan soldiers, Afro-Spanish militias, U.S. Seminole Negro Scouts
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
944 pages
Isbn
9781982145101
Lccn
2021020168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1259050239
  • 3643616
Label
African founders : how enslaved people expanded American ideals, David Hackett Fischer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Northern regions, New England -- Puritan purposes, Akan ethics, American values -- Hudson Valley -- Dutch capitalists, Angolan entrepreneurs, American strivers -- Delaware Valley -- Quaker founders, Guinea achievers, American reformers -- Southern regions, Chesapeake, Virginia and Maryland -- English founders, West African strivers, Afro-American leaders -- Coastal Carolina, Georgia, and Florida -- Barbadian planters, Gullah Geechee cultures, American roots -- Louisiana, Mississippi, and the Gulf Coast -- French, Spanish, and Anglo rulers; Bamana, Benin, and Congo slaves; American Pluralism in the Mississippi valley -- Frontier regions, Western frontiers -- Fulani herders, Carolina cattlemen, Texas mustangers -- Maritime frontiers -- West African boatmen, Atlantic seamen, American maritime traditions -- Southern frontiers -- Angolan soldiers, Afro-Spanish militias, U.S. Seminole Negro Scouts
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
944 pages
Isbn
9781982145101
Lccn
2021020168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1259050239
  • 3643616

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