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Author LinkNewman, Simon P.(Simon Peter),1960-
Title LinkA new world of labor : the development of plantation slavery in the British Atlantic / Simon P. Newman.
Edition 1st ed.
Imprint Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2013.
Description viii, 327 p. :  ill. maps ;  24 cm.
Type of Material Monograph
Series ( The early modern Americas )
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Contents: Introduction -- Part I: Settings -- England -- The Gold Coast -- Barbados -- Part II: British bound labor -- "White slaves": British labor in early Barbados -- "A company of White Negroes": the lives and labor of British workers on the Gold Coast -- Part III: African bound labor -- "A spirit of liberty": slave labor in Gold Coast castles and forts -- "We have no power over them": people and work on the Gold Coast -- Part IV: Plantation slavery -- "The harsh tyranny of our masters": the development of racial slavery and the integrated plantations of Barbados -- "Forced to labour beyond their natural strength": labor, discipline, and community on Eighteenth-Century -- Conclusion.
Subject LinkSlave labor -- Barbados -- History.
LinkContract labor -- Barbados -- History.
LinkPlantations -- Barbados -- History.
LinkSlave labor -- Ghana -- History.
LinkContract labor -- Ghana -- History.
LinkContract labor -- Great Britain -- History.
LinkSlave trade -- Ghana -- History.
LinkSlave trade -- Great Britain -- History.
LinkBritish -- Barbados -- History.
LinkBritish -- Ghana -- History.

System Number 000663475
ISBN Link9780812245196 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Link0812245199 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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