Short observations on slavery introductory to some extracts from the writing of the Abbe Raynal, on that important subject.

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  • Slavery -- United States -- Controversial literature -- 1781.

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SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 17096.
ContributionsRaynal, abbe , 1713-1796.
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Pagination12 p.
Number of Pages12
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