Titles Acquired in 2016

Titles Acquired in 2016 


Ahlert, Regine. La pestilencia más horrible … die Geschichte der indigenen und schwarzen Sklaverei in Nicaragua. Berlin, Lit, 2015.

Albert Batista, Celsa. Diversidad e identidad en República Dominicana. Santo Domingo, República , Universidad Católica Santo Domingo, UCSD, 2014.

Alonso, Angela. Flores, votos e balas: o movimento abolicionista brasileiro (1868-88). São Paulo, Companhia das Letras, 2015.

Alves, Maíra Chinelatto. Quando falha o controle : crimes de escravos contra senhores: Campinas, 1840/1870. São Paulo, Alameda, 2014.

Amestoy, Jeffrey L. Slavish shore: the odyssey of Richard Henry Dana Jr. Harvard University Press, 2015.

Antoine, Yves. Héros et rebelles du monde noir: de l’Afrique aux Amériques. Paris, L’Harmattan, 2016.

Berbel, Márcia Regina. Escravidão e política. English;”Slavery and politics: Brazil and Cuba, 1790-1850. University of New Mexico Press, 2016.

Bergad, Laird W. The comparative histories of slavery in Brazil, Cuba, and the United States. Cambridge University Press, 2007.

Berlin, Ira. The long emancipation: the demise of slavery in the United States. Harvard University Press, 2015.

Birmingham, David.  A short history of modern Angola. Hurst & Co., 2015.

Black, Daniel. The coming. St. Martin’s Press, 2015.

Bohls, Elizabeth A. Slavery and the politics of place: Representing the colonial Caribbean, 1770-1833.

Cambridge University Press, 2014.

Borucki, Alex. From shipmates to soldiers: emerging Black identities in the Río de la Plata. University of New Mexico Press, 2015.

Broussillon, Ary. Histoires sous l’esclavage: Guadeloupe. Éditions Nestor, 2015.

Brown, John. John Brown speaks: letters and statements from Charlestown. [Edited by] Louis DeCaro Jr. “Works. Selections.” Rowman & Littlefield, 2015.

Brown, Kimberly Juanita. The repeating body: slavery’s visual resonance in the contemporary. Duke University Press, 2015.

Bryant, Jonathan M. Dark places of the earth: the voyage of the slave ship Antelope. Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W.  Norton & Company, 2015.

Burke, Dawne Raines. An American phoenix: a history of Storer College from slavery to desegregation 1865-1955. Storer College Books, 2015.

Burnard, Trevor G. Planters, merchants, and slaves: plantation societies in British America, 1650-1820. The University of Chicago Press, 2015.

Callahan, Monique-Adelle. Between the lines: literary transnationalism and African American poetics. Oxford University Press, 2011.

Catron, John W. Embracing Protestantism: Black identities in the Atlantic world. University Press of Florida, 2016.

Chambers, Stephen M. No God but gain: the untold story of Cuban slavery, the Monroe doctrine, and the making of the United States. Verso, 2015.

Childs, Matt D. The 1812 Aponte Rebellion in Cuba and the struggle against Atlantic slavery. The University of North Carolina Press, 2006.

Clavin, Matthew J. Aiming for Pensacola: fugitive slaves on the Atlantic and Southern frontiers. Harvard University Press, 2015.

Conlin, Michael F. One nation divided by slavery: remembering the American Revolution while marching toward the Civil War. The Kent State University Press, 2015.

Crofts, Daniel W. Lincoln and the politics of slavery: the other Thirteenth Amendment and the struggle to save the union. The University of North Carolina Press, 2016.

Danon, Rachel.  Les voix du marronnage: dans la littérature française du XVIIIe siècle. Classiques Garnier, 2015.

DeCaro, Louis A. Freedom’s dawn: the last days of John Brown in Virginia. Rowman & Littlefield, 2015.

Dominique, Didier. Textes à conviction. [publisher not identified], 2015.

Dorismond, Marie L. An island called Haiti. Tate Publishing & Enterprises, LLC, 2015.

Eadie, Emile. Eléments d’histoire des habitations de la Martinique du XVIIe au XXe siècle.  CRDP de Martinique, 2007.

Evans, Shane. Underground. Roaring Brook Press, 2011.

Evans-Ware, Kaaronica. Fire & clay: book one. Sashakira Creations, 2013.

Favorite, Malaika. Ascension: poems. Broadside Lotus Press, 2016.

Ferdinand, Joseph. Le discours de la non-célébration du bicentenaire haïtien: représentation métaphorique d’un échec de 200 and d’histoire (i). Butterfly Publications, 2014.

Fiske, David. Solomon Northup’s kindred: the kidnapping of free citizens before the Civil War. Praeger, 2016.

Forret, Jeff. Slave against slave: plantation violence in the old South. Louisiana State University Press, 2015.

Forten, Charlotte L. Diary of Charlotte Forten: a free Black girl before the Civil War. Capstone Press, 2014.

Fradin, Judith Bloom. Stolen into slavery: the true story of Solomon Northup, free black man. National Geographic Society, 2012.

Fradin, Judith Bloom. The price of freedom: how one town stood up to slavery. Walker Books for Young Readers, 2013.

Franklin, Sarah L. Women and slavery in nineteenth-century colonial Cuba. University of Rochester Press, 2012.

George, Sheldon. Trauma and race: a Lacanian study of African American racial identity. Baylor University Press, 2016.

Getz, Trevor R. Abina and the important men: a graphic history. Oxford University Press, 2016.

Goethals, George R. Presidential leadership and African Americans:  an American dilemma from slavery to the White House. Routledge, 2015.

Gonsalves, Ralph E. The case for Caribbean reparatory justice. Strategy Forum, Inc., 2014.

Green, Keith Michael. Bound to respect: antebellum narratives of black imprisonment, servitude, and bondage, 1816-1861. The University of Alabama Press, 2015.

Guelzo, Allen C. Redeeming the great emancipator. Harvard University Press, 2016.

Hill, Lawrence. The book of Negroes. W.W. Norton and Company, 2015.

Hillstrom, Laurie Collier. The Underground Railroad. Omnigraphics, Inc., 2015.

Hodges, Graham Russell. David Ruggles: a radical black abolitionist and the Underground Railroad in New York City. University of North Carolina Press, 2010.

Holanda, Arlene. Todas as cores do negro. Conhecimento Editora, 2013.

Holloway, Houston Hartsfield. In his own words: Houston Hartsfield Holloway’s slavery, emancipation, and ministry in Georgia. Mercer University Press, 2015.

Hopper, Matthew S. Slaves of one master: globalization and slavery in Arabia in the age of empire. Yale University Press, 2015.

Horne, Gerald. Confronting Black Jacobins: the U.S., the Haitian Revolution, and the origins of the Dominican Republic. Monthly Review Press, 2016.

Huey, Lois Miner. Forgotten bones: uncovering a slave cemetery. Millbrook Press, 2016.

Jacobs-Jenkins, Branden. An octoroon. Dramatists Play Service Inc., 2015.

Jauze, Albert. Traite, réification, révoltes, émancipations des esclaves à Bourbon: (XVIIIe-XIXe siècles). Les Éditions de Villèle, Association Kan Villèle/Cercle des Muséophiles de Villèle, 2013.

Jemmott, Jenny M. Ties that bind: the black family in post-slavery Jamaica, 1834-1882. The University Of West Indies Press, 2015.

Kandame, Néstor A. H. Colonos canarios y negros esclavos en el origen del Estado Oriental del Uruguay (1830-1852). Torre del Vigía Ediciones, 2015.

Lago, Luiz A. Corrêa do. Da escravidão ao trabalho livre: Brasil, 1550-1900. Companhia das Letras, 2014.

Lauro, Sarah Juliet. The transatlantic zombie: slavery, rebellion, and living death. Rutgers University Press, 2015.

Levine, Robert S. The Lives of Frederick Douglass. Harvard University Press, 2016.

Loguen, Jermain Wesley. The Rev. J.W. Loguen, as a slave and as a freeman: a narrative of real life, including previously uncollected letters. Syracuse University Press, 2016.

Lubet, Steven. The colored hero of Harpers Ferry: John Anthony Copeland and the war against slavery. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

Martins, Georgina. Meu tataravô era Africano. Editora DCL, Difusão Cultural do Livro Lida, 2008.

May, Robert E. Slavery, race and conquest in the tropics: Lincoln, Douglas, and the future of Latin America. Cambridge University Press, 2013.

McCaskill, Barbara. Love, liberation, and escaping slavery: William and Ellen Craft in cultural memory. University of Georgia Press, 2015.

Meriño Fuentes, María de los Ángeles. Del tráfico a la libertad: el caso de los africanos de la fragata Dos Hermanos en Cuba (1795-1837). Editorial Oriente, 2014.

Miles, Tiya. Ties that bind: the story of an Afro-Cherokee family in slavery and freedom. University of California Press, 2015.

Miles, Tiya. Tales from the haunted South: dark tourism and memories of slavery from the Civil War era. The University of North Carolina Press, 2015.

Miller, D. Quentin. The Routledge introduction to African American literature. Routledge, 2016.

Millward, Jessica. Finding Charity’s folk [electronic resource]: enslaved and free black women in Maryland. University of Georgia Press, 2015.

Ndiaye, Mariéme M. Des hommes et des chaînes. Dagan, 2015.

Ndombasi, Gansa. Parole du sage. L’Harmattan, 2015.

Nimako, Kwame. The Dutch Atlantic: slavery, abolition and emancipation. Pluto Press, 2011.

Nugud, Mohamed Ibrahim. Slavery in the Sudan: History, Documents, and Commentary. Ed. By Sharon Barnes. Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.

Oast, Jennifer. Institutional slavery: slaveholding churches, schools, colleges, and businesses in Virginia, 1680-1860. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

Ocasio, Rafael. Afro-Cuban costumbrismo: from plantations to the slums. University Press of Florida, 2012.

Oertel, Kristen Tegtmeier. Harriet Tubman: slavery, the Civil War, and civil rights in the nineteenth century. Routledge, 2016.

Papy Tshisenda Isanzu, Jean-Luc. Les cris de mon coeur: poèmes. L’Harmattan, 2015.

Pattullo, Polly. Your time is done now: slavery, resistance and defeat: the Maroon trials of Dominica (1813-1814). Monthly Review Press, 2015.

Paul-Austin, Lucie Carmel. Partir marron: un parcours sémantique à travers les trous de la mémoire collective haïtienne. Éditions de l’Université d’État d’Haïti, 2015.

Petley, Christer. Slaveholders in Jamaica: colonial society and culture during the era of abolition. Pickering & Chatto, 2009.

Picó, Fernando. History of Puerto Rico: a panorama of its people. Markus Wiener Publishers, 2014.

Randolph, Peter. Sketches of slave life and from slave cabin to the pulpit. West Virginia University Press, 2016.

Rappaport, Doreen. Frederick’s journey: the life of Frederick Douglass. Disney, Jump at the sun, 2015.

Rebelatto, Martha. Fábricas e tendas de ferro em dinâmicas escravistas, termo de Santa Bárbara, Minas Gerais, 1822-1888. Fino Traço Editora, 2014.

Rego, Márcia. The dialogic nation of Cape Verde: slavery, language, and ideology. Lexington Books, 2015.

Riley, Charlotte S. A mysterious life and calling: from slavery to ministry in South Carolina. The University of Wisconsin Press, 2016.

Riley, Padraig. Slavery and the Democratic Conscience: Political Life in Jeffersonian America. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016.

Roberts, Rita. Evangelicalism and the politics of reform in northern Black thought, 1776-1863. Louisiana State University Press, 2010.

Robinson, Michelle. Dreams for dead bodies: blackness, labor, and the corpus of American detective fiction. University of Michigan Press, 2016.

Rosa, Sonia. Quando a escrava Esperança Garcia escreveu uma carta. Groundwood Books/House of Anansi Press, 2015.

Rossi, Benedetta. From slavery to aid: politics, labour, and ecology in the Nigerien Sahel, 1800-2000. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

Samito, Christian G. Lincoln and the Thirteenth Amendment. Southern Illinois University Press, 2015.

Santana, Brian Allen. William Lloyd Garrison and American abolitionism in literature and memory. McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2016.

Santos, Creusa Barbosa dos. Povos indígenas e afro-brasileiros: um estudo da diversidade no Brasil. Samauma Editorial, 2013.

Sherburne, Michelle Aronsky. Slavery and the Ungerground Railroad in New Hampshire. Charleston History Press, 2016.

Silva, José Bento Rosa da. Cenas da escravidão e pós-abolição no Brasil meridional: (SC: 1791-1891). Biblioteca Nacional, 2015.

Singleton, Theresa A. Slavery behind the wall: an archaeology of a Cuban coffee plantation. University Press of Florida, 2015.

Sinha, Manisha. The slave’s cause: a history of abolition. Yale University Press, 2016.

Snyder, Terri L.  The power to die: slavery and suicide in British North America. The University of Chicago Press, 2015.

Stewart, Catherine A. Long past slavery: representing race in the Federal Writers’. The University of North Carolina Press, 2016.

Sublette, Ned. The American slave coast: a history of the slave-breeding industry. Lawrence Hill Books, 2016.

Tomich, Dale W. Slavery in the circuit of sugar: Martinique and the world economy, 1830-1848. State University of New York Press, 2016.

Torget, Andrew J. Seeds of empire: cotton, slavery, and the transformation of the Texas borderlands, 1800-1850. The University of North Carolina Press, 2015.

Turner, Diane D. My name is Oney Judge. Third World Press, 2010.

Vanderford, Chad. The legacy of St. George Tucker: college professors in Virginia confront slavery and rights of states, 1771-1897. The University of Tennessee Press, 2015.

Venkatachalam, Meera. Slavery, Memory and Religion in Southeastern Ghana, c.1850-present. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

Walker, Sally M. Freedom song: the story of Henry Box Brown. Harper, 2012.

Walters, Kerry S. American slave revolts and conspiracies: a reference guide. ABC-CLIO, an Imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2015.

Wheat, David. Atlantic Africa and the Spanish Caribbean, 1570-1640. University of North Carolina Press, 2016.

Wheelock, Stefan M. Barbaric culture and Black critique: Black antislavery writers, religion, and the slaveholding Atlantic. University of Virginia Press, 2016.

Whitfield, Harvey Amani. North to bondage: loyalist slavery in the Maritimes. UBC Press, 2016.

Wilson-Fall, Wendy. Memories of Madagascar and slavery in the Black Atlantic. Ohio University Press, 2015.

Wright, Gavin. Slavery and American economic development. Louisiana State University Press, 2006.

Zeuske, Michael. Sklavenhändler, Negreros und Atlantikkreolen: eine Weltgeschichte des Sklavenhandels im atlantischen Raum. De Gruyter Oldenbourg, 2015.


Essay Collections and Non-authored titles

Albuquerque, Wlamyra, Gabriela Dos Reis Sampaio and Lisa Earl Castillo, editors. Barganhas e querelas da escravidão : tráfico, alforria e liberdade (séculos XVIII e XIX). Editora da Universidade Federal da Bahia, 2014.

Arends, Rosa M., editor. Registro di esclavo: liberacion, nacemento y fayecimiento (The slave register: liberation, birth and death: Aruba 1840-1863). Amigonan di Archivo, A.D.A, cu cooperacion di Archivo Nacional Aruba, 2015.

B’béri, Boulou Ebanda, Nina Reid-Maroney, and Handel Kashope Wright, editors. The promised land: history and historiography of the Black experience in Chatham-Kent’s settlements and beyond. University of Toronto Press, 2014.

Boyd, Drick, editor. White allies in the struggle for racial justice. Orbis Books, 2015.

Broomall, James L. and William A. Link, editors. Rethinking American emancipation: legacies of slavery and the quest for Black freedom. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

Brunch III, Lonnie G., Spencer R. Crew and Clement A. Price, editors. Memories of the enslaved: voices from the slave narratives. Praeger, 2015.

Bunch, Lonnie, Spencer Crew and Clement Price, editors. Slave culture: a documentary collection of the slave narratives from the Federal Writers’ Project. Greenwood, 2014.

Burroughs, Robert and Richard Huzzey, editors. The suppression of the Atlantic slave trade: British policies, practices and representations of naval coercion. Manchester University Press, 2015.

De la chaîne à la liberté: l’esclavage et la Martinique pendant deux siècles. Bureau du patrimoine du Conseil régional de la Martinique, 1988.

Donatien, Patricia and Rodolphe Solbiac, editors. Critical perspectives on conflict in Caribbean societies of the late 20th and early 21st centuries. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015.

Dubois, Laurent and Julius Scott, editors. Origins of the Black Atlantic. Routledge, 2010.

Eke, Maureeen N. Beloved. Grey House Publishing, 2015.

El Youssef, Alain, Mariana Muaze and Ricardo Salles et. al., editors. O Vale do Paraíba e o Império do Brasil nos quadros da segunda escravidão. 7Letras, 2015.

Entraves et liberté: deux siècles de luttes pour être libres. Musée régional d’histoire et d’ethnographie de la Martinique, 1998.

Forret, Jeff and Christine E. Sears, editors. New directions in slavery studies: commodification, community, and comparison. Louisiana State University Press, 2015.

Fraderam, Joseph M. and Christopher Schmidt-Nowara. Slavery and antislavery in Spain’s Atlantic empire. Berghahn Books, 2013.

Frith, Nicola and Kate Hodgson, editors. At the limits of memory: legacies of slavery in the Francophone world. Liverpool University Press, 2015.

Frost, Karolyn Smardz and Veta Smith Tucker, editors. A fluid frontier: slavery, resistance, and the Underground Railroad in the Detroit River borderland. Wayne State University Press, 2016.

Highfield, Arnold R.  and George F. Tyson, editors. Negotiating enslavement: perspectives on slavery in the Danish West Indies. Antilles Press, 2009.

Jackson, Maurice and Suzan Kozel, editors. Quakers and their allies in the abolitionist cause, 1754-1808. Routledge, 2015.

Living blues. Living Blues Publications.

Mance, Ajuan Maria, editor. Before Harlem: an anthology of African American literature from the long nineteenth century. The University of Tennessee Press, 2016.

Messer, Peter C. and William Harrison Taylor, editors. Faith and slavery in the Presbyterian diaspora. Lehigh University Press, 2016.

Mignot, Dominique Aimé and Jean Gabriel Montauban, editors. Esclavage et servitude aux Antilles: l’héritage antique et médiéval : XVIIe-XXe. Harmattan, 2015.

Pallua, Ulrich and Wolfgang Zach, editors. Racism, slavery and literature. Peter Lang, 2010.

Rogers, Dominique, editor. Voix d’esclaves: Antilles, Guyane et Louisiane françaises, XVIIIe-XIXe siècle. SAA, 2015.

Rycroft, Daniel J., editor. World art and the legacies of colonial violence. Ashgate, 2013.

Slavery & abolition. F. Cass.

Tomich, Dale W., editor. New frontiers of slavery. State University of New York Press, 2016.

Wallach, Jennifer Jensen, editor. Dethroning the deceitful pork chop: rethinking African American foodways from slavery to Obama. The University Of Arkansas Press, 2015.

Warner-Lewis, Maureen, editor. Archibald Monteath: Igbo, Jamaican, Moravian. University of West Indies Press, 2007.

Weiss, Holger, editor. Ports of globalisation, places of creolisation: Nordic possessions in the Atlantic world during the era of the slave trade. Brill, 2016.



Gale’s Slavery and Anti-Slavery

ProQuest Civil War Era papers

Readex African American Newspapers

Accessible Archives’s African American Newspapers, the 19th Century