America's longest siege Charleston, slavery, and the slow march toward Civil War

Joseph Kelly, 1962-

Book - 2013

An account of the two hundred-year practice of slavery in Charleston examines its hotly contested debates and early slave rebellions through the Nullification crisis and the secession that sparked the Civil War.

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Published
New York, NY : The Overlook Press 2013.
Language
English
Physical Description
384 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-375) and index.
ISBN
9781590207192
Main Author
Joseph Kelly, 1962- (author)
  • The Stono Rebellion
  • The good slave trader
  • We the petty tyrants
  • We the aristocrats
  • The Denmark Vesey Rebellion
  • The first secession
  • The police state
  • The lost generation
  • War.