Slave nation : how slavery united the colonies & sparked the American Revolution
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Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, c2005.
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xv, 336 pages, [16] pages of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
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Louisville Adult NonFiction
973.311 BLU
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Jun 19, 2018
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The authors (both law, Rutgers U.), begin by examining the Somerset case of 1772, which freed a slave brought to England. This decision convinced slaveholders in the southern American colonies that England intended to end slavery, resulting in the Virginia Resolution, which led to the first Continental Congress of 1774. Northern politicians, seekin
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APA Citation (style guide)

Blumrosen, A. W., & Blumrosen, R. G. (2005). Slave nation: how slavery united the colonies & sparked the American Revolution. Naperville, Ill.: Sourcebooks.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Blumrosen, Alfred W and Ruth G. Blumrosen. 2005. Slave Nation: How Slavery United the Colonies & Sparked the American Revolution. Naperville, Ill.: Sourcebooks.

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Blumrosen, Alfred W and Ruth G. Blumrosen, Slave Nation: How Slavery United the Colonies & Sparked the American Revolution. Naperville, Ill.: Sourcebooks, 2005.

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Blumrosen, Alfred W., and Ruth G Blumrosen. Slave Nation: How Slavery United the Colonies & Sparked the American Revolution. Naperville, Ill.: Sourcebooks, 2005. Print.

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5050 |a Somerset's journey sparks the American Revolution -- The tinderbox -- Virginia responds to the Somerset Decision -- The Virginia Resolution unites the Colonies and leads to the First Continental Congress in 1774 -- John Adams supports the South on slavery -- Colonies claim independence from Parliament -- The immortal ambiguity "all men are created equal" -- The Articles of Confederation reject Somerset and protect slavery -- The lure of the West : slavery protected in the Territories -- Deadlock over slavery in the Constitutional Convention -- A slave-free Northwest Territory -- Cementing the bargain : ratification by Virginia and the First Congress -- How then should we view the Founding Fathers?
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