Slavery on trial : law, abolitionism, and print culture / Jeannine Marie DeLombard.

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Main Author: DeLombard, Jeannine Marie (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2007]
Series:Studies in legal history.
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Description
Summary:The author examines how debates over slavery in the three decades before the Civil War employed legal language to 'try' the case for slavery in the court of public opinion via popular print media.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xiv, 330 pages) : illustrations
Format:Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-307) and index.
ISBN:9780807887738
0807887730
9781469605791
1469605791
Language:English.
Reproduction Note:Electronic reproduction.
Source of Description, Etc. Note:Online resource (HeinOnline, viewed September 13, 2016).
Action Note:digitized