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Slavery As a Cause of the American Revolution

Hat tip to lunchcountersitin over at All Other Persons for an in depth book review and opinion pieceĀ  –

Was Slavery a Cause of the Revolutionary War? Yes. (Book Review of SLAVE NATION)

Revolutionary War Sailor

Revolutionary War Sailor

The book – Slave Nation: How Slavery United The Colonies And Sparked The American Revolution, by Alfred and Ruth Blumrosen which seeks to prove that the impact of legal decisions in England relative to slavery as being one of the major contributing factors in the Southern slave holding states being willing to join the American Revolution.

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Posted by on June 15, 2009 in Black History

 

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