Author Scott, Rebecca J. (Rebecca Jarvis), 1950-
Title Degrees of freedom : Louisiana and Cuba after slavery / Rebecca J. Scott
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2005
book jacket
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 Euro-Am Studies Lib  323.1196 Sco856 2005    AVAILABLE    30500101256645
Descript 365 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-346) and index
Two worlds of cane : 1803-1860 -- Building citizenship : Louisiana, 1862-1873 -- Crisis and voice : southern Louisiana, 1874-1896 -- Finding the spaces of freedom : central Cuba, 1868-1895 -- A wartime cross-racial alliance : Cuba, 1895-1898 -- Democracy and antidemocracy : the claims of citizens, 1898-1900 -- The right to have rights : 1901-1905 -- The search for property and standing : Cuba 1906-1919 -- Diverging paths and degrees of freedom
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Subject African Americans -- Civil rights -- Louisiana -- History
Citizenship -- Louisiana -- History
Slaves -- Emancipation -- Louisiana
Sugar growing -- Social aspects -- Louisiana -- History
Louisiana -- Race relations
Blacks -- Civil rights -- Cuba -- History
Citizenship -- Cuba -- History
Slaves -- Emancipation -- Cuba
Sugar growing -- Social aspects -- Cuba -- History
Cuba -- Race relations