The White Pacific: U.S. Imperialism and Black Slavery in the South Seas After the Civil War
by Gerald Horne
Publication Date: Jun 01, 2007
List Price: $31.00
Format: Paperback, 253 pages
Imprint: University of Hawaii Press
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
Parent Company: University of Hawaii
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As the US Civil War dragged on, freebooters took advantage of the development of new sources for sugar & cotton to establish an alternative slave trade in Melanesians & Polynesians. This book tells the story of the South Seas slave trade.
- History / Oceania
- History / United States / 19th Century
- History / United States / 20th Century
- History / United States / State & Local / West (AK, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY)
- Social Science / Slavery
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