Slavery & Anti-Slavery : A Transnational Archive. Part I, Debates over Slavery and Abolition

Publication Details

  • Time-span 1490 - 1896
  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • License Information Unlimited simultaneous users licensed.
  • Publisher Gale
  • Languages English, Danish, Spanish, French, Dutch, German, Italian, Latin, Portuguese, Swedish, Welsh
  • Resource Types E-Books and E-Texts, Images and Sound
  • Description Debates over Slavery and Abolition (Part I of Slavery and Anti-Slavery), contains 7,277 books and pamphlets, more than eighty newspaper and periodical titles, and eighteen major manuscript collections. The sources in this collection, originating in the United States and Europe, document the worldwide movement for the abolition of slavery in the eighteenth and nineteenth century. The content has been reviewed and selected by an editoral board of scholars, and is thematically arranged. It covers a wide spectrum of interests related to the history of slavery: legal issues; the Caribbean; children and women under slavery; modes of resistance; and much more, from 1490 to 1896.