Stedman's Surinam: Life in an Eighteenth-Century Slave Society. An Abridged, Modernized Edition of Narrative of a Five Years Expedition against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam

Stedman s Surinam Life in an Eighteenth Century Slave Society An Abridged Modernized Edition of Narrative of a Five Years Expedition against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam This abridgment of the Prices acclaimed critical edition is based on Stedman s original handwritten manuscript which offers a portrait at considerable variance with the classic The unexpur

  • Title: Stedman's Surinam: Life in an Eighteenth-Century Slave Society. An Abridged, Modernized Edition of Narrative of a Five Years Expedition against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam
  • Author: John Gabriel Stedman Sally Price RichardPrice
  • ISBN: 9780801842603
  • Page: 439
  • Format: Paperback
  • This abridgment of the Prices acclaimed 1988 critical edition is based on Stedman s original, handwritten manuscript, which offers a portrait at considerable variance with the 1796 classic The unexpurgated text, presented here with extensive notes and commentary, constitutes one of the richest and most evocative accounts ever written of colonial life and one of the stronThis abridgment of the Prices acclaimed 1988 critical edition is based on Stedman s original, handwritten manuscript, which offers a portrait at considerable variance with the 1796 classic The unexpurgated text, presented here with extensive notes and commentary, constitutes one of the richest and most evocative accounts ever written of colonial life and one of the strongest indictments ever to appear against New World slavery.

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    2. best scene: 18th century exchange between maroons in Surinam and European soldiers/their slaves/pro-European afro-corps “the Rangers”:“In this situation we continued to lie prostrate on our arms till next morning when the sun rose, and during which time a most abusive dialogue ensued between the Rebels and the Rangers, both parties cursing and menacing each other at a terrible rate, the first reproaching the others as being poltroons, and betrayers of their countrymen, whom they challenged [...]

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