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The World the Slaveholders Made
Two Essays in Interpretation
Eugene D. Genovese

Wesleyan University Press


• Introduction to the Wesleyan Edition
• Introduction
• Acknowledgments
• Part One: The American Slave Systems in World Perspective
• Chapter One: Preliminary Observations on Afro-American Slavery and the Rise of Capitalism
• Chapter Two: The Slave Systems and Their European Antecedents
• Chapter Three: Class and Race
• Part Two: The Logical Outcome of the Slaveholders’ Philosophy
• Chapter One: Prelimiary Observations on a Man and His World
• Chapter Two: The Slaveholders’ Philosophy
• Chapter Three: The Critique of Capitalism
• Chapter Four: The Defense of Slavery
• Chapter Five: Last Thoughts
• Notes
• Index

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