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Freedom by degrees

emancipation in Pennsylvania and its aftermath

by Gary B. Nash

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Pennsylvania.
    • Subjects:
    • Slaves -- Emancipation -- Pennsylvania.,
    • Slavery -- Pennsylvania -- History -- 18th century.,
    • African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Pennsylvania -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.,
    • Pennsylvania -- History -- 1775-1865.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-236) and index.

      StatementGary B. Nash, Jean R. Soderlund.
      ContributionsSoderlund, Jean R., 1947-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE445.P3 N37 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 249 p. :
      Number of Pages249
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1878074M
      ISBN 100195045831
      LC Control Number90038380

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