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The Resource Slavery and the birth of an African city : Lagos, 1760-1900, Kristin Mann

Slavery and the birth of an African city : Lagos, 1760-1900, Kristin Mann

Label
Slavery and the birth of an African city : Lagos, 1760-1900
Title
Slavery and the birth of an African city
Title remainder
Lagos, 1760-1900
Statement of responsibility
Kristin Mann
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1946-
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Mann, Kristin
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Slave trade
  • Slave trade
  • Lagos (Nigeria)
  • Lagos (Nigeria)
  • Lagos (Nigeria)
  • Lagos (Nigeria)
  • Slave trade
  • Slave trade
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
Slavery and the birth of an African city : Lagos, 1760-1900, Kristin Mann
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-457) and index
Contents
The rise of Lagos as an Atlantic port, c. 1760-1851 -- Trade, oligarchy, and the transformation of the precolonial state -- The original sin : anti-slavery, imperial expansion, and early colonial rule -- Innocent commerce : boom and bust in the palm produce trade -- Britain and domestic slavery -- Redefining the owner-slave relationship : work, ideology, and the demand for people -- The changing meaning of land in the urban economy and culture -- Strategies of struggle and mechanisms of control : quotidian conflicts and court cases
Control code
ocm76828692
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 473 p.
Isbn
9780253348845
Lccn
2006037963
Other physical details
maps
Label
Slavery and the birth of an African city : Lagos, 1760-1900, Kristin Mann
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-457) and index
Contents
The rise of Lagos as an Atlantic port, c. 1760-1851 -- Trade, oligarchy, and the transformation of the precolonial state -- The original sin : anti-slavery, imperial expansion, and early colonial rule -- Innocent commerce : boom and bust in the palm produce trade -- Britain and domestic slavery -- Redefining the owner-slave relationship : work, ideology, and the demand for people -- The changing meaning of land in the urban economy and culture -- Strategies of struggle and mechanisms of control : quotidian conflicts and court cases
Control code
ocm76828692
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 473 p.
Isbn
9780253348845
Lccn
2006037963
Other physical details
maps

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