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French Anti-Slavery The Movement for the Abolition of Slavery in France, 18021848 by Lawrence C. Jennings

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Slavery & emancipation,
  • Social history,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • France,
  • Europe - General,
  • General,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • History-Europe - General,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Slaves--Emancipation--France--History--19th c,
  • Slaves--Emancipation--France--History--19th century--Sources,
  • Europe - France

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages330
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7714539M
ISBN 100521028787
ISBN 109780521028783

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