Myths of American Slavery (hardback)


MYTHS OF AMERICAN SLAVERY – Armed with an open mind and a wealth of historical sources, Kennedy tackles the most common misconceptions and misrepresentations about slavery in America. Indeed, one of the first issues Kennedy addresses is the extent to which slavery flourished and persisted throughout North America, not just in the Southern states. Scroll below to read more…

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Kennedy also reveals how New Englanders, despite their contemporary reputation as uniform abolitionists, really treated slaves, before and after emancipation. Other topics include indentured servitude; Biblical, Christian, and moral arguments regarding slavery; and how slavery related to modern race discriminating.

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Weight 1.35 lbs
Dimensions 6.25 × 9 × 1 in