Slavery on trial : race, class, and criminal justice in Antebellum Richmond, Virginia / James M. Campbell.
Campbell, James M.
|Format||Book and Print|
|Publication Info||Gainesville, FL : University Press of Florida, ©2007.|
|Description||xiii, 264 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.|
|Supplemental Content||Table of contents only|
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|Series||New perspectives on the history of the South
New perspectives on the history of the South. ^A446838
|Contents||Abandoned to causes of corruption : slave life and policing in the city -- "An evil which demands a speedy remedy" : white criminality in an urban slave society -- "The victim of prejudice and hasty consideration" : slave trials, clemency, and punishment -- "With these poor rogues their judge had never dined" : honor, law, and the trial and punishment of white criminals -- The "stigma, of the deepest degradation, was fixed upon the whole race" : free African Americans and the criminal justice system.|
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references (p. -254) and index.|
|ISBN||9780813030913 (alk. paper)|
|ISBN||0813030919 (alk. paper)|
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|Joyner||General Stacks||HV9955.V8 C36 2007||✔ Available||Place Hold|