Heaven's soldiers free people of color and the Spanish legacy in antebellum Florida / Frank Marotti.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Marotti, Frank, 1954-
Corporate Author: ebrary, Inc.
Format: Book
Published: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, 2013.
Series:Atlantic crossings.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Looking backward and forward
  • The 1820s : anxious optimism
  • The 1830s : manumission, property, and family
  • The Second Seminole War
  • Restricted manumission, migrations, and antimiscegenation
  • Preserving Spanish days : marriage and manumission
  • The black martial heritage
  • Land, paternalism, and laws.