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The Resource American uprising : the untold story of America's largest slave revolt, Daniel Rasmussen

American uprising : the untold story of America's largest slave revolt, Daniel Rasmussen

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American uprising : the untold story of America's largest slave revolt
Title
American uprising
Title remainder
the untold story of America's largest slave revolt
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Rasmussen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the 1811 New Orleans slave rebellion that offers new insight into American expansionism and the path to the Civil War
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1987-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rasmussen, Daniel
Dewey number
976.3/03
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F379.N557
LC item number
R37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slave insurrections
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
Label
American uprising : the untold story of America's largest slave revolt, Daniel Rasmussen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-264) and index
Contents
Carnival in New Orleans -- Paths to slavery -- A revolutionary forge -- Empire's emissary -- Conquering the frontier -- Masks and motives -- The rebels' pact -- Revolt -- A city in chaos -- A second wind -- The battle -- Heads on poles -- Friends of necessity -- Statehood and the young American nation -- The slaves win their freedom -- The cover-up
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 276 p.
Isbn
9780061995217
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2010017855
Other control number
9780061995217
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • sky228043367
  • (OCoLC)612348353
  • 793772
Label
American uprising : the untold story of America's largest slave revolt, Daniel Rasmussen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-264) and index
Contents
Carnival in New Orleans -- Paths to slavery -- A revolutionary forge -- Empire's emissary -- Conquering the frontier -- Masks and motives -- The rebels' pact -- Revolt -- A city in chaos -- A second wind -- The battle -- Heads on poles -- Friends of necessity -- Statehood and the young American nation -- The slaves win their freedom -- The cover-up
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 276 p.
Isbn
9780061995217
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2010017855
Other control number
9780061995217
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • sky228043367
  • (OCoLC)612348353
  • 793772

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