Author:edited, with a new preface, by Richard Price

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Maroon Societies: Rebel Slave Communities in the Americas [third edition]

By: edited, with a new preface, by Richard Price

Price: $20.95

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press: 1996

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 854962

ISBN: 0-8018-5496-2

Condition: 445 pages, paperback, Johns Hopkins University Press


Now in its twenty-fifth anniversary edition, Maroon Societies is a systematic study of the communities formed by escaped slaves in the Caribbean, Latin America, and the United States. These societies ranged from small bands that survived less than a year to powerful states encompassing thousands of members and surviving for generations and even centuries. The volume includes eyewitness accounts written by escaped slaves and their pursuers, as well as modern historical an... View more info