Hardback White cargo : the forgotten history of Britain's white slaves in America / Don Jordan and Michael Walsh.
Publication year: 2007
Publisher: Edinburgh : Mainstream,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781845961954 (hbk.) : 1845961951 (hbk.) :
The history of the thousands of Britons who lived & died in bondage in Britain's American colonies. Drawing on letters crying for help, diaries, court & government archives, this work demonstrates that the brutalities usually associated with black slavery alone were perpetrated on white convicts, bonded servants & kidnapped children.
320 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.), col. maps, ports. ; 25 cm.