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Sociology for the South or, The failure of a free society. by George Fitzhugh

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Published by A. Morris in Richmond, Va .
Written in English


  • Slavery -- United States,
  • Southern States -- Social conditions

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Edition Notes

Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms [n.d.] (American culture series, Reel 469.12)

StatementBy George Fitzhugh.
SeriesAmerican culture series -- 469.12.
The Physical Object
Pagination306 p.
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17490378M

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