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Slavery & South Asian history

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington, IN .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Indrani Chatterjee and Richard M. Eaton.
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LC ClassificationsHT
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 344 p. :
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19924260M
ISBN 10025321873X

Free blacks and other antislavery northerners had begun helping enslaved people escape from southern plantations to the North via a loose network of safe houses as early as the s. Here is a list of seven new notable books on slavery, which were published in the last six months or will soon be published. The book, featuring introductions by abolitionist leaders William Lloyd Garrison and Wendell Phillipsbecame a sensation. Library of Congress estimates that in Javabetween 4 and 10 million romusha Japanese: "manual laborer"were forced to work by the Japanese military.

When it established statehood, the Lone Star State had a shorter period of Anglo-American chattel slavery than other southern states — only to — because Spain and Mexico had occupied the region for almost one-half of the 19th century with policies that either abolished or limited slavery. The statute made it a crime to "transport or cause to be transported, or aid to assist in obtaining transportation for" or to "persuade, induce, entice or coerce" a woman to travel. New Delhi: Aditya Prakashan. The upper class European men during this period often did not marry until their late twenties or early thirties.

During the reign of Rama III —there were an estimated 46, war slaves. They take the reader into the slave quarters of Virginia and onto the cotton plantations of South Carolina, explore the most intimate gender relations within plantation households and the broader political struggles in the halls of power in Washington D. Some Afro-Indians have found a role as spiritual healers. New Delhi: Aditya Prakashan.


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Brown eventually moved to Massachusetts. Jacobs found a job as a domestic servant in New York, but life in freedom was not without dangers. They told me that their ancestors were slaves and soldiers who were brought from Mozambique, Madagascar, Goa and Portugal by the Europeans who dominated the Island for almost half a millenium.

Burmese are commonly trafficked into Thailand for work in factories, as domestics, for street begging directed by organized gangs. An international conference of central authorities in Asia was planned forbut no further action was taken during the late s.

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