American Slavery, American Freedom: The Ordeal of Colonial Virginia Reissue Edition, Kindle Edition

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ISBN-10: 039332494X
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"Profoundly important.... Every page of Morgan's book speaks of a sensitive understanding of human nature, as well as of a scrupulous attention to scholarly exactitude."
J.H. Plumb, New York Review of Books --This text refers to the paperback edition.

About the Author

Edmund Sears Morgan (1916-2013), an eminent authority on early American history, was Sterling Professor of History at Yale University, where he taught from 1955 to 1986.



Lloyd James (a.k.a. Sean Pratt) has been narrating since 1996 and has recorded over six hundred audiobooks. He is a seven-time winner of the AudioFile Earphones Award and has twice been a finalist for the prestigious Audie Award. His critically acclaimed performances include Elvis in the Morning by William F. Buckley Jr. and Searching for Bobby Fischer by Fred Waitzkin, among others.

--This text refers to the audioCD edition.

Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00CHH2G8S
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ W. W. Norton & Company; Reissue edition (October 17, 2003)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ October 17, 2003
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 3390 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 466 pages
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
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