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The Resource The wolf by the ears: Thomas Jefferson and slavery, [by] John Chester Miller

The wolf by the ears: Thomas Jefferson and slavery, [by] John Chester Miller

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The wolf by the ears: Thomas Jefferson and slavery
Title
The wolf by the ears: Thomas Jefferson and slavery
Statement of responsibility
[by] John Chester Miller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines Thomas Jefferson's attitudes toward slavery--how they affected and were affected by the political and social climate of the times and how they meshed with his general views on agrarianism, property rights, the character of American democracy, etc
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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1907-1991
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, John Chester
Index
no index present
LC call number
E332.2
LC item number
.M54
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery in the United States
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
Label
The wolf by the ears: Thomas Jefferson and slavery, [by] John Chester Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 298-307) 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
Slavery and the Declaration of Independence -- Slavery and the rights of man -- Slavery and the revolution in Virginia -- Slavery and the ordinance of 1784 -- Slavery and the decline of "Republican virtue" -- Slavery and the Notes on Virginia -- Question of racial inferiority -- Blacks and Indians -- Jefferson and Black intellectuals -- Blacks and agriculture -- Slavery and the moral sense -- Blacks as citizens -- Jefferson as a slavemaster -- Slavery and the treaty of 1783 -- Decline of the antislavery movement -- Jefferson and Gabriel's conspiracy -- Slavery and the Louisiana purchase -- Abolition of the slave trade -- Jefferson and James Callender: the politics of character assassination -- Sally Hemings story -- Jefferson and Maria Cosway -- Jefferson, Mrs. Walker, and the freedom of the press -- Jefferson, John Marshall, and slavery -- Missouri controversy -- Diffusion of slavery -- Missouri compromise -- Slavery and "the illimitable freedom of the human mind" -- "Beyond the reach of mixture" -- Last word from Monticello
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 319 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780029215005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The wolf by the ears: Thomas Jefferson and slavery, [by] John Chester Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 298-307) 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
Slavery and the Declaration of Independence -- Slavery and the rights of man -- Slavery and the revolution in Virginia -- Slavery and the ordinance of 1784 -- Slavery and the decline of "Republican virtue" -- Slavery and the Notes on Virginia -- Question of racial inferiority -- Blacks and Indians -- Jefferson and Black intellectuals -- Blacks and agriculture -- Slavery and the moral sense -- Blacks as citizens -- Jefferson as a slavemaster -- Slavery and the treaty of 1783 -- Decline of the antislavery movement -- Jefferson and Gabriel's conspiracy -- Slavery and the Louisiana purchase -- Abolition of the slave trade -- Jefferson and James Callender: the politics of character assassination -- Sally Hemings story -- Jefferson and Maria Cosway -- Jefferson, Mrs. Walker, and the freedom of the press -- Jefferson, John Marshall, and slavery -- Missouri controversy -- Diffusion of slavery -- Missouri compromise -- Slavery and "the illimitable freedom of the human mind" -- "Beyond the reach of mixture" -- Last word from Monticello
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 319 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780029215005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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