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The destruction of Brazilian slavery, 1850-1888

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Conrad,Robert Edgar (Author)
Format:
Book, Whole
Publication Date:
1972
URL:
http://www.worldcat.org/isbn/9780520021396
Published:
Berkeley, CA: University of California Press
ISBN:
0520021398
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Brazil, Slavery, Emancipation, Slavery, abolition of
Notes:
344 p, Contents: PART ONE: 1850-1879 -- Introduction: The Foundations of Brazilian Slavery -- The Abolition of the African Slave Trade and the Onset of Decline -- The Crisis of Labor -- The Inter-Provincial Slave Trade -- The Beginnings of Emancipationism -- The Emancipation of the Newborn -- The Rio Branco Law -- PART TWO: 1879-1888 -- The Provinces on the Eve of Abolitionism -- The Abolitionist Movement: First Phase -- Action and Reaction -- The Movement in Ceara -- The Abolitionist Movement: Second Phase -- Shock Waves of Ceara: Amazonas and Rio Grande Do Sul -- The Liberation of the Elderly -- Prelude to Collapse -- The Conversion of Sao Paulo -- Abolition