University, court, and slave : pro-slavery thought in southern colleges and courts, and the coming of Civil War /

"This book reveals long-forgotten connections between pre-Civil War southern universities and slavery. Universities and their faculty owned people-sometimes dozens of people-and profited from their labor while many slaves endured physical abuse on campuses. The profits of enslaved labor helped...

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Main Author: Brophy, Alfred L.
Format: Book
Published: Oxford, UK ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2016
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