Sweet liberty : the final days of slavery in Martinique / Rebecca Hartkopf Schloss.

Sweet Liberty offers a history of Martinique and its relationship to metropolitan France during the final years of slavery in the French empire. It argues that an Atlantic-world approach reveals how race, slavery, class, and gender shaped what it meant to be French on both sides of the ocean.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Schloss, Rebecca Hartkopf, 1970-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2009.
Series:Early American studies.
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Online Access:CONNECT