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Letters on the slave trade

Thomas Cooper

Letters on the slave trade

first published in Wheeler"s Manchester Chronicle, and since reprinted with additions and alterations

by Thomas Cooper

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Published by Printed by C. Wheeler in Manchester [England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Early works to 1800,
  • Slave trade,
  • Slavery

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSlavery pamphlets.
    Statementby Thomas Cooper, Esq. ...
    ContributionsOrme, Daniel, b. 1767, engraver
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT857 .S5 vol. 50, no. 10
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36 p. ;
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25326157M
    LC Control Number2012656473
    OCLC/WorldCa21867326

    The book The Slave Trade Debate: Contemporary Writings For and Against, The Slave Trade Debate is an essential resource for scholars of transatlantic slavery and British history. Letters Concerning the Abolition of the Slave-Trade and other West-India Affairs. The vast internal slave trade, which often tore slave families apart, was the South's second largest enterprise; only the plantation system itself surpassed it in size. In the Northern United States, humanitarian principles led to the appearance of the abolitionists. They knew little of the actual conditions in the South and were fighting not.

    HANOVER, Va., Jan. 13, DEAR SIR: I take this opportunity to acknowledge the receipt of ANTHONY BENEZETS book against the Slave trade. I thank you for it. The William Lynch speech is an address purportedly delivered by a certain William Lynch (or Willie Lynch) to an audience on the bank of the James River in Virginia in regarding control of slaves within the colony. The letter purports to be a verbatim account of a short speech given by a slave owner, in which he tells other slave masters that he has discovered the "secret" to controlling.

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