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Call # KF4545.S5 T874 2003
Author Tushnet, Mark V., 1945-
Title Slave law in the American South : State v. Mann in history and literature / Mark V. Tushnet
Imprint Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c2003
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Descript. x, 150 p. ; 22 cm
Series Landmark law cases & American society
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 139-146) and index
Subject Mann, John, Chowan County, N.C. -- Trials, litigation, etc
Slavery -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Trials (Assault and battery) -- North Carolina -- History -- 19th century
OCLC # 51931086
Table of Contents
 Editors' Preface 
1Slavery and the Law6
2The Opinion20
3Scholars and State v. Mann38
4Places and Persons66
5The Novel97
6Scholars and Dred123
 Bibliographical Essay139