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            The American Civil War: The story you must understand to make sense of modern America
              

            The American Civil War: The story you must understand to make sense of modern America (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Smith, Adam

            • RRP: $32.50
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            • Pub Date
              30 Sep 20

            The American civil war is the great American story. In this vivid but concise account, Adam Smith shows how everything about modern America can be traced back to those brutal battles 150 years ago.

            ISBN 9781911187936
            Released NZ 30 Sep 2020
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series All you need to know
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            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 30 Sep 2020
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            The Slave Trade
             

            The Slave Trade (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Sadler, Nigel

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $19.99
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            An overview of the trans-Atlantic slave trade from its sixteenth century beginnings until its final absolution in the nineteenth century. It covers the main countries involved and explains the inner workings of the trade and the developments that made it easier and more profitabl...e as the centuries passed.
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            ISBN 9780747807087
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2009
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Shire Library
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            Britain's War Against the Slave Trade: The Operations of the Royal Navy's West Africa Squadron 1807-1867
              

            Britain's War Against the Slave Trade: The Operations of the Royal Navy's West Africa Squadron 1807-1867 (Hardback)

            By Sullivan, Anthony

            • RRP: $80.99
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            • Pub Date
              30 May 20

            On 16 March 1807, the British Parliament passed The Abolition of the Slave Trade Act, abolishing the practise throughout the Empire. The following year the Royal Navy's West Afruca Squadron was formed, its mission to stop and search ships at sea suspected of carrying slaves from ...Africa to the Americas and the Middle East.
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            ISBN 9781526717931
            Released NZ 30 May 2020
            Publisher Pen & Sword Books Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 1 Jun 2020
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            Sweet Taste of Liberty: A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America
             

            Sweet Taste of Liberty: A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America (Hardback)

            By McDaniel, W. Caleb

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            • Internationally sourced

            The extraordinary life of Henrietta Wood-a formerly enslaved woman sold back into slavery, eventually freed again, and who then sued the man who had sold her back into bondage, and won.

            ISBN 9780190846992
            Released NZ 16 Sep 2019
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
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            Slavery's Ghost: The Problem of Freedom in the Age of Emancipation
              

            Slavery's Ghost: The Problem of Freedom in the Age of Emancipation (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Follett, Richard; Foner, Eric; Johnson, Walter

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            Explores the dire, debilitating, sometimes crushing effects of slavery on race relations in American history. This title asks important questions: How did slaves and freedpeople respond to the promise and reality of emancipation? How committed were white southerners to the princi...ple of racial subjugation? And more.
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            ISBN 9781421402369
            Released NZ 15 Nov 2011
            Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Series The Marcus Cunliffe Lecture Series
            Availability
            Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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            The Winner's Kiss
              

            The Winner's Kiss (Paperback)

            By Rutkoski, Marie

            • RRP: $29.50
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            The last book in the breathtaking Winner's Trilogy is an irresistible story of forbidden romance and class warfare

            ISBN 9781408858745
            Released NZ 23 Mar 2016
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series The Winner's Trilogy
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            Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
             

            Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Douglass, Frederick; Foreword by Zuberi, Tukufu

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            The story of Frederick Douglass is passionate, harrowing, and inspiring. As a former slave, impassioned abolitionist, gifted writer, newspaper editor, and powerful orator, Douglass was an immense, motivational figure. His early life, filled with physical abuse, deprivation, and t...ragedy, adds up to a heart-wrenching history. However, he was able to
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            ISBN 9781945186189
            Released NZ 2 Jan 2018
            Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Clydesdale Classics
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            Barracoon: The Story of the Last Slave
             

            Barracoon: The Story of the Last Slave (Paperback)

            By Hurston, Zora Neale; Foreword by Walker, Alice

            • RRP: $32.50
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            • Internationally sourced

            Abducted from Africa, sold in America. A deeply affecting record of an extraordinary life - Daily Telegraph A major literary event: a newly published work from the author of the American classic Their Eyes Were Watching God, with a foreword from Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alic...e Walker.
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            ISBN 9780008368036
            Released NZ 24 Jan 2020
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Deep

            The Deep (Paperback)

            By Solomon, Rivers; Diggs, Daveed; Hutson, William; Snipes, Jonathan

            • RRP: $24.99
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            Brilliantly imaginative novella inspired by the Hugo Award-nominated song The Deep from Daveed Diggs's rap group clipping.

            ISBN 9781529331738
            Released NZ 28 Jan 2020
            Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Twelve Years a Slave (Film Tie-in)
              

            Twelve Years a Slave (Film Tie-in) (EPUB ebook – Media tie-in)

            By Northup, Solomon

            Solomon Northup is a free man, living in New York. Then he is kidnapped and sold into slavery. Drugged, beaten, given a new name and transported away from his wife and children to a Louisiana cotton plantation, Solomon will die if he reveals his true identity.

            ISBN 9780141395333
            Available in EPUB
            Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
            Language en
            Released NZ 12 Dec 2013
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
            Ebook Terms Titles are sold with a 2 year time limit, or 36 loan limit, 21 days maximum loan period view?
            Loan Credits 36
            Each copy purchased buys 36 loan credits to be used on your eplatform portal
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