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Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism

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BOOKS

Baptist, Edward E. The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism. New York: Basic Books, 2014.

Baptist, Edward E., and Hyman, Louis. American Capitalism: A Reader. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2014. 

Beckert, Sven. Empire of Cotton. New York: Random House, 2014. 

Camp, Stephanie M.H. Closer to Freedom: Enslaved Women and Everyday Resistance in the Plantation South. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2004. 

DuBois, W.E.B. Black Reconstruction In America: An Essay Toward the Part Which Black Folks Played in an Attempt to Reconstruct Democracy in America, 1860-1880. New York: Harcourt, 1935.

Gross, Kali N. Colored Amazons: Crime, Violence, and Black Women in the City of Brotherly Love, 1880-1910. Durham: Duke University Press 2006

Johnson, Walter. River of Dark Dreams, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2013. 

Krauthamer, Barbara. Black Slaves, Indian Masters: Slavery, Emancipation, and Citizenship in the Native American South. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2013. 

Robinson, Cedric. Black Marxism: The Making of the Black Radical Tradition. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2000. 

Trouillot, Michel-Rolph. Silencing the Past: Power and the Production of History. Boston: Beacon Press, 1995.

Yamhatta-Taylor, Keeanga. From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Resistance. Chicago: Haymarket Books, 2015. 

Robinson, Cedric. Black Marxism: The Making of the Black Radical Tradition. Chapel Hill, The University of North Carolina Press, 2000.