Colonists in bondage

white servitude and convict labor in America, 1607-1776.
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Pub. for the Institute of Early American History and Culture at Williamsburg, Va., by Univ. of North Carolina Press , Chapel Hill
Indentured servants., Domestics -- United States., Penal colonies -- Great Britain., Crime -- Great Britain., Criminals -- Great Bri
ContributionsInstitute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.)
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LC ClassificationsHD4875.U5 S5
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Paginationviii, 435 p.
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Colonists in bondage: white servitude and convict labor in America, Abbot Emerson Smith, Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.) Snippet view - Colonists in Bondage: White Servitude and Convict Labor in America, Colonists in Bondage: Indentured Servants in America Barbara Bigharn A ship docked at a Virginia harbor inand from its decks emerged nearly two-hundred newcomers from England, among them twenty-Be-yeur-old Ihomas Carter.

For some the voyage had cost over E.5 sterling. For others, the priceFile Size: KB. Colonists in Bondage Paperback – June 1, by Alison Smith (Author) out of 5 stars Colonists in bondage book ratings.

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Book Description Clearfield 6/1/, Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Colonists in Bondage. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this sellerFormat: Paperback. Colonists in Bondage Book Description: This is the story of the colonists of the kitchens, the stables, the fields, the shops, and those who came to America as indentured servants, men and women who sold" themselves to masters for a period of time in order to pay passage from an old world to a new and freer one.

Colonists in Bondage is divided into three parts. The first part discusses the trade in servants, pointing out, among other things, the process of raising a human cargo for a given voyage and the difference between the older institution of indentured servitude and the.

Get this from a library. Colonists in bondage: white servitude and convict labor in America, [Abbot Emerson Smith; Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.)] -- "This book is about those white people who went to the British colonies in North America and who, because they were unwilling or unable to pay the cost of their own passage, became.

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Preface. It Is more than five years since this book was completed, and nearly four years since the author entered the armed forces. A visit home on leave has given opportunity to review but not to revise the manuscript, and to hand it over Colonists in bondage book publication to Dr. Carl Bridenbaugh and Dr.

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Lester J. Cappon of the Institute of Early American History and Culture. Colonists in Bondage is not a bad book, it was simply published in and illustrates the nature of the evolution of history.

In general, it is a good basic book on the nature of European servitude- indentured, redemption and as punishment/5. Colonists in Bondage: White Servitude and Convict Labor in America, ; Abbott Emerson Smith ; Book; Published by: The University of North Carolina Press; Series: Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Cited by: Colonists in Bondage: White Servitude and Convict Labor in America, (Published by the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture and the University of North Carolina Press) - Kindle edition by Smith, Abbott Emerson.

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LibraryThing is a 4/5. The Complete Book of Emigrants in Bondage, Between and more t English men, women, and children were sentenced to be deported to the American colonies for crimes ranging from the theft of a handkerchief to bigamy or highway robbery and sold as indentured servants from 7 to 14 years depending upon the crime against Genre: Genealogy.

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