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Author Scott, Rebecca J. (Rebecca Jarvis), 1950-

Title Degrees of freedom : Louisiana and Cuba after slavery / Rebecca J. Scott.

Published Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2005.

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 UniM Bail  323.119607291 SCOT    MISSING
Physical description 365 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-346) and index.
Contents 1 Two Worlds of Cane: 1803-1860 11 -- 2 Building Citizenship: Louisiana, 1862-1873 30 -- 3 Crisis and Voice: Southern Louisiana, 1874-1896 61 -- 4 Finding the Spaces of Freedom: Central Cuba, 1868-1895 94 -- 5 A Wartime Cross-Racial Alliance: Cuba, 1895-1898 129 -- 6 Democracy and Antidemocracy: The Claims of Citizens, 1898-1900 154 -- 7 Right to Have Rights: 1901-1905 189 -- 8 Search for Property and Standing: Cuba, 1906-1914 216 -- 9 Diverging Paths and Degrees of Freedom 253.
Subject African Americans -- Civil rights -- Louisiana -- History.
Citizenship -- Louisiana -- History.
Slaves -- Emancipation -- Louisiana.
Sugar growing -- Social aspects -- Louisiana -- History.
Blacks -- Civil rights -- Cuba -- History.
Citizenship -- Cuba -- History.
Slaves -- Emancipation -- Cuba.
Sugar growing -- Social aspects -- Cuba -- History.
Louisiana -- Race relations.
Cuba -- Race relations.
ISBN 0674019326 (alk. paper)