The 1812 Aponte Rebellion in Cuba and the struggle against Atlantic slavery / Matt D. Childs

Author(s): Childs, Matt D., 1970-
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Subjects: Slavery--Cuba
Slave insurrections--Cuba
Slavery--America--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, c2006
Series: Envisioning Cuba
LC Classification: H, HT
Alternate Titles: Eighteen-twelve Aponte Rebellion in Cuba and the struggle against Atlantic slavery
Notes: LCCN: 2006014641
ISBN: 0807830585 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0807857726 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780807830581
ISBN: 9780807857724
EAN: 9780807830581
EAN: 9780807857724
Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-287) and index
Contents: Introduction: worse than Aponte -- The present time period is very delicate: Cuban slavery and the changing Atlantic world, 1750-1850 -- Nothing worse in the world than to be a slave: slaves and free people of color in early nineteenth-century Cuba -- Organizing the rebellion: the overlapping worlds of the militia and the Cabildos de Nación -- Burn the plantations: the Cuban Aponte Rebellion(s) of 1812 -- Vanquish the arrogance of our enemies: emancipation rumors and rebellious royalism -- Conclusion: plaques of loyalty: the legacy of the Aponte Rebellion -- Appendix: Biographical database of the Aponte rebels
Physical Description: xi, 300 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 68786688
ISBN/ISSN: 0807830585
0807857726
9780807830581
9780807857724
9780807830581
9780807857724

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