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An Early Edict on Slavery in English America: The Barbados Resolution of 1636

2018 (Jerome S. Handler) “An Early Edict on Slavery in English America: The Barbados Resolution of 1636,” submitted to Slavery & Abolition. A resolution on slavery by the Barbados Governor and Council in 1636 has been widely cited and quoted … Continue reading

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