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The Resource River of dark dreams : slavery and empire in the cotton kingdom, Walter Johnson

River of dark dreams : slavery and empire in the cotton kingdom, Walter Johnson

Label
River of dark dreams : slavery and empire in the cotton kingdom
Title
River of dark dreams
Title remainder
slavery and empire in the cotton kingdom
Statement of responsibility
Walter Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Walter
Dewey number
305.800977
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Capitalism
  • Cotton growing
  • Imperialism
  • Slave trade
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Social change
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • United States
Target audience
general
Label
River of dark dreams : slavery and empire in the cotton kingdom, Walter Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Preface: Boom : The Mississippi Valley in the Time of Cotton -- Jeffersonian Visions and Nightmares in Louisiana -- The Panic of 1835 -- The Steamboat Sublime -- Limits to Capital -- Race, Anxiety, and Escape on the Antebellum Mississippi -- Dominion -- "The Empire of the White Man's Will" -- The Carceral Landscape -- The Mississippi Valley in the Time of Cotton -- Capital, Cotton, and Free Trade -- Tales of Mississippian Empire -- The Material Limits of "Manifest Destiny" -- The Grey-eyed Man of Destiny -- The Ignominious Effort to Re-Open the Atlantic Slave Trade
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
526 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780674045552
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012030065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Ownership
*
Label
River of dark dreams : slavery and empire in the cotton kingdom, Walter Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Preface: Boom : The Mississippi Valley in the Time of Cotton -- Jeffersonian Visions and Nightmares in Louisiana -- The Panic of 1835 -- The Steamboat Sublime -- Limits to Capital -- Race, Anxiety, and Escape on the Antebellum Mississippi -- Dominion -- "The Empire of the White Man's Will" -- The Carceral Landscape -- The Mississippi Valley in the Time of Cotton -- Capital, Cotton, and Free Trade -- Tales of Mississippian Empire -- The Material Limits of "Manifest Destiny" -- The Grey-eyed Man of Destiny -- The Ignominious Effort to Re-Open the Atlantic Slave Trade
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
526 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780674045552
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012030065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Ownership
*

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