Serfdom and Slavery Studies in Legal Bondage. M. L. Bush.

Serfdom and Slavery Studies in Legal Bondage

Softcover, London: Longman, 1996. First Edition. Very Good. A collection of essays about serfdom and slavery. The book is tightly focused and includes case studies that examine the establishment of slavery in Ancient Greece, domestic slavery in Rome, emancipation in Byzantium, serfdom in 13th and 14th century England, subject farmers in Brandenburg-Prussia and Poland, the rural order in Tsarist Russia, and the emancipation of the Russian peasantry. Also includes comparative studies of serfdom in medieval and modern Europe, slave emancipations in modern times, and slavery in the New and Old Worlds. No previous owner marks. No higlighting, no underlining. Moderate soiling to spine. Foxing to endpapers and inside of covers. Moderate soiling and foxing to page edges. Ships same or next business day. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 358 pages. [Item #81351]

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