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American citizens, British slaves

Yankee political prisoners in an Australian penal colony, 1839-1850

by Cassandra Pybus

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Published by Melbourne University Press in Carlton South, Vic .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Tasmania,
  • Australia,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Penal colonies -- Australia -- Tasmania -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Political prisoners -- United States -- History.,
    • Political prisoners -- Canada -- History.,
    • Canada -- History -- Rebellion, 1837-1838.,
    • Tasmania -- History -- 1803-1900.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 256-265) and index.

      StatementCassandra Pybus and Hamish Maxwell-Stewart.
      ContributionsMaxwell-Stewart, Hamish.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV8950.T3 P93 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 270 p. :
      Number of Pages270
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3648618M
      ISBN 100522850278
      LC Control Number2002489589

      Edward Ball won the National Book Award for non-fiction in for his book Slaves in the Family. Ball's ancestors controlled many rice plantations and enslaved over 4, African Americans over.   Whereas the cotton plantations of the American south were established on the soil of the continental United States, British slavery took place 3, miles away in the Caribbean.

      The trade ended with American independence, but the British still tried to sell convicts in their former colonies, which prompted one of the most audacious plots in Anglo-American history. This is a saga of exploration and cruelty spanning years that has been submerged under the overwhelming memory of black slavery. His book The Civil War of American Citizens, British Subjects, Irish Rebels, & Indian Allies () also addressed this borderland area and strategies pursued by various groups. The War of has also been characterized as a continuation of the Revolutionary War.

      Morris, 14 Pet. ,39 U.S. , 10 (U.S.N.Y.,)(Act , 2 Stat. 70, is penal, and prohibits the voluntary service of an American citizen on board of an American or foreign vessel on a voyage commenced with the intent of carrying slaves from one foreign country to another, though no slaves have been received on board; A.   Reconstruction, in U.S. history, the period (–77) that followed the American Civil War and during which attempts were made to redress the inequities of slavery and its political, social, and economic legacy and to solve the problems arising from the readmission to the Union of the 11 states that had seceded at or before the outbreak of war.. Long portrayed by many historians as a time.


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