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Despotism in America; or, An Inquiry Into the Nature and Results of the Slaveholding System in the United States

Richard [Hildreth

First published in 1854, Richard Hildreth's "Despotism in America" is a scathing indictment of the institution of slavery in the United States. Hildreth offers a detailed historical and political analysis of the slaveholding system, including its impact on the economy, politics, and social fabric of the country. This book remains a powerful critique of slavery and its corrosive effects on American society.

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Book Details

  • Publisher: Legare Street Press
  • Publish Date: Jul 18th, 2023
  • Pages: 190
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.21in - 6.14in - 0.50in - 0.98lb
  • EAN: 9781020760693
  • Categories: United States - 19th Century
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