Hardback Legacies of British slave-ownership : colonial slavery and the formation of Victorian Britain / by Catherine Hall, Keith McClelland, Nick Draper, Kate Donington, Rachel Lang.
Publication year: 2014
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781107040052 (hbk.) :
This volume re-inscribes slave-ownership in the history of 19th-century Britain, highlighting the crucial roles played by slave-owners and their immediate families in the formation of Victorian economy and society. It combines approaches from social, cultural, political and economic history to rethink the relationship between metropolitan Britain and colonial slavery.
300 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 23 cm