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The Resource Ancient slavery and abolition : from Hobbes to Hollywood, edited by Edith Hall, Richard Alston and Justine McConnell, (electronic book)

Ancient slavery and abolition : from Hobbes to Hollywood, edited by Edith Hall, Richard Alston and Justine McConnell, (electronic book)

Label
Ancient slavery and abolition : from Hobbes to Hollywood
Title
Ancient slavery and abolition
Title remainder
from Hobbes to Hollywood
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edith Hall, Richard Alston and Justine McConnell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays by an international team of scholars on the part played by classical sources and images in the debates around the abolition of slavery. It shows that the ancient Greek and Roman slave was invoked both by abolitionists and by those who promoted and attempted to justify the custom
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
306.362
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT1031
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hall, Edith
  • Alston, Richard
  • McConnell, Justine
  • University of London
  • British Library
Series statement
Classical presences
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Antislavery movements
  • Classical literature
Target audience
specialized
Label
Ancient slavery and abolition : from Hobbes to Hollywood, edited by Edith Hall, Richard Alston and Justine McConnell, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EDZ0000038593
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 509 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199574674
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Ancient slavery and abolition : from Hobbes to Hollywood, edited by Edith Hall, Richard Alston and Justine McConnell, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EDZ0000038593
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 509 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199574674
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote

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