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The Resource Masters of the big house : elite slaveholders of the mid-nineteenth-century South, William Kauffman Scarborough

Masters of the big house : elite slaveholders of the mid-nineteenth-century South, William Kauffman Scarborough

Label
Masters of the big house : elite slaveholders of the mid-nineteenth-century South
Title
Masters of the big house
Title remainder
elite slaveholders of the mid-nineteenth-century South
Statement of responsibility
William Kauffman Scarborough
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scarborough, William Kauffman
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plantation owners
  • Slaveholders
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Plantation life
Label
Masters of the big house : elite slaveholders of the mid-nineteenth-century South, William Kauffman Scarborough
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip042/2003007301.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [485]-501) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Social and demographic characteristics -- Religious and cultural characteristics -- Wives, mothers, and daughters : gender relations in the big house -- Agrarian empires : acquisition, production, profits, problems, and management -- Toiling for old "massa" : slave labor on the great plantations -- Capitalists all : investments and capital accumulation outside the agricultural sector -- Political attitudes and influence : the response of the elite to the first sectional crisis -- The road to Armageddon : the role of the planter elite in the secession crisis -- Days of judgment : the demise of a slave society -- Postwar adjustment : the legacy of emancipation and defeat -- Lords and capitalists : the ideology of the master class -- Appendix A. Slaveholders with 500 or more slaves, 1850 -- Appendix B. Slaveholders with 500 or more slaves, 1860 -- Appendix C. Elite slaveholders by state of residence, 1850 -- Appendix D. Elite slaveholders by state of residence, 1860
Control code
ocm51984922
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 521 pages
Isbn
9780807128824
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003007301
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780807128824
  • (Sirsi) b11763607
Label
Masters of the big house : elite slaveholders of the mid-nineteenth-century South, William Kauffman Scarborough
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip042/2003007301.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [485]-501) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Social and demographic characteristics -- Religious and cultural characteristics -- Wives, mothers, and daughters : gender relations in the big house -- Agrarian empires : acquisition, production, profits, problems, and management -- Toiling for old "massa" : slave labor on the great plantations -- Capitalists all : investments and capital accumulation outside the agricultural sector -- Political attitudes and influence : the response of the elite to the first sectional crisis -- The road to Armageddon : the role of the planter elite in the secession crisis -- Days of judgment : the demise of a slave society -- Postwar adjustment : the legacy of emancipation and defeat -- Lords and capitalists : the ideology of the master class -- Appendix A. Slaveholders with 500 or more slaves, 1850 -- Appendix B. Slaveholders with 500 or more slaves, 1860 -- Appendix C. Elite slaveholders by state of residence, 1850 -- Appendix D. Elite slaveholders by state of residence, 1860
Control code
ocm51984922
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 521 pages
Isbn
9780807128824
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003007301
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780807128824
  • (Sirsi) b11763607

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